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Lithgow Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 31°C
late_thunder

Now

17.6°C rising
Updated at 01:01 EDT

Central Tablelands for Saturday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 36.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.6°C rising
Dew Point 10.9°C falling
Feels Like 17.6°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
N 5km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / 0.4mm

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 18.7°C
Nullo Mountain 20.0°C
Orange Ap 17.0°C
Penrith 22.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
17°C

6am

Mostly clear
17°C

9am

Clear
23°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Late thunder

Possible shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 28°C 32°C 34°C 34°C 21°C 27°C
Minimum 16°C 16°C 15°C 18°C 21°C 13°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 60% 40% 50% 40% 60% 60% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 9km/h
NNW
W 10km/h
W
ESE 6km/h
ESE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
N 7km/h
N
NW 6km/h
NW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
SE 10km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NE 6km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 56% 39% 78% 63% 70% 51% 55% 30% 38% 36% 77% 58% 72% 49%
Dew Point 17°C 14°C 18°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 16°C 15°C 13°C 16°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 15°C

Lithgow Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
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sunrise
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sunset
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last light
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moon
set
Sat 18:09 EDT
rise
Sun 05:01 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Lithgow Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
18°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
12.5°C 33°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
11.5°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
13.9°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
9.1°C 28.1°C 0.0mm

Lithgow Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
789.2mm
125.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
565.0mm
131 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
842.4mm
134 Day(s)
Wettest Day
54.2mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
-7.3°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Feb 11

Lithgow Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.2°C
4th
Lowest On Record
1.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
11.7°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
11.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
34.0°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
24.6°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
24.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
24.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
49.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
77.0mm
9.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
257.8mm
1971
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1878
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