Lithgow Weather


33.48°S 150.16°E 907m AMSL

Lithgow Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 30°C
thunderstorms

Now

18.2°C rising
Updated at 03:30 EDT

Central Tablelands for Wednesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then shifting E/SE in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 36.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending E/NE during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 35.

Currently at Marrangaroo

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.2°C rising
Dew Point 17.7°C rising
Feels Like 20.5°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
SE 1km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:12 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:10 EDT

Nearby Now

Mt Boyce 21.7°C
Bathurst Ap 21.5°C
Nullo Mountain 20.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6am

Slight chance shower
22°C

9am

Chance shower
24°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
27°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
26°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 01:22 EDT
Severe Thunderstorm Warning for NSW. Severe storms may produce hail greater than 2cm, winds stronger than 90km/h & flash flooding

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Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 23
Thu
Jan 24
Fri
Jan 25
Sat
Jan 26
Sun
Jan 27
Mon
Jan 28
Tue
Jan 29

Thunder-
storms

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 27°C 32°C 34°C 34°C 27°C 31°C
Minimum 17°C 13°C 14°C 18°C 19°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 70% 40% 10% 50% 90% 90% 80%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme 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 5
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
2
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
1
km/h
5
km/h
2
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 5km/h
WNW
S 6km/h
S
SE 5km/h
SE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
N 2km/h
N
NW 6km/h
NW
NW 8km/h
NW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
NW 6km/h
NW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
ENE 1km/h
ENE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NE 2km/h
NE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 62% 62% 83% 57% 77% 42% 56% 32% 63% 43% 83% 57% 73% 50%
Dew Point 18°C 19°C 15°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 15°C 20°C 20°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 20°C

Lithgow Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:45 EDT
sunrise
06:12 EDT
sunset
20:10 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
set
Wed 08:06 EDT
rise
Wed 21:55 EDT
moon
Mon
Jan 28
moon
Tue
Feb 5
moon
Wed
Feb 13
moon
Wed
Feb 20

Lithgow Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 22
14.7°C - 1.0mm
Mon
Jan 21
16.8°C 24.6°C 20.8mm
Sun
Jan 20
17.4°C 29.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 19
17.8°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 18
18.0°C 35.5°C 0.0mm

Lithgow Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
82.4mm
9.4 Day(s)
Total For 2019
79.2mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
38.4mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
27.4mm
Jan 12
Lowest Temperature
12.4°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
36.1°C
Jan 17

Lithgow Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.4°C
4th
Lowest On Record
1.3°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
15.8°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
13.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.1°C
17th
Highest On Record
36.9°C
12th 2013
Average This Month
29.5°C
+3.3°C
Long-term Average
26.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
27.4mm
12th
Total This Month
79.2mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
82.4mm
9.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
250.8mm
1911
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1882
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