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Lithgow Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 25°C
clearing_shower

Now

14.0°C steady
Updated at 00:00 EDT

Central Tablelands for Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.0°C steady
Dew Point 13.5°C steady
Feels Like 14.0°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
W 1km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:00 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 15.4°C
Nullo Mountain 14.3°C
Penrith 20.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance shower
15°C

6am

Mostly clear
14°C

9am

Slight chance shower
17°C

12pm

Mostly clear
21°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Clearing shower

Windy with showers

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 28°C 19°C 21°C 23°C 25°C 28°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 9°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 30% 90% 20% 40% 50% 50% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 5
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 5km/h
ESE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
N 12km/h
N
NW 20km/h
NW
W 18km/h
W
WSW 18km/h
WSW
E 6km/h
E
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NE 6km/h
NE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
NE 5km/h
NE
NE 6km/h
NE
NW 10km/h
NW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 75% 49% 68% 50% 53% 35% 66% 45% 70% 50% 67% 49% 53% 36%
Dew Point 13°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 2°C 3°C 6°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 12°C

Lithgow Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:14 EDT
sunrise
05:42 EDT
sunset
20:00 EDT
last light
20:29 EDT
moon
set
Wed 00:49 EDT
rise
Wed 12:27 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Lithgow Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
18.0°C - 0.8mm
Mon
Dec 5
18.1°C 31.1°C 2.2mm
Sun
Dec 4
12.5°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
9.2°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
7.6°C 28.6°C 0.0mm

Lithgow Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
789.1mm
125.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
814.8mm
130 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
625.8mm
129 Day(s)
Wettest Day
56.0mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
-7.7°C
May 30
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Jan 13

Lithgow Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.6°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
1.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
12.6°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.6°C
4th
Highest On Record
34.0°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
29.5°C
+5.8°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
1st
Total This Month
6.0mm
3 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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Weather News

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18:43 EDT

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One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

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Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

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