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Lithgow Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.9°C steady
Updated at 03:00 EDT

Central Tablelands for Wednesday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 31 to 37.
Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower about the Blue Mountains in the afternoon, with the chance of a thunderstorm. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h tending W 20 to 30 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 32 to 38.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.9°C steady
Dew Point 12.1°C steady
Feels Like 17.9°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
NNE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:43 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:04 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 15.9°C
Orange Ap 13.5°C
Penrith 19.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
14°C

9am

Clear
22°C

12pm

Clear
28°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 33°C 30°C 31°C 27°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 14°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 10% 50% 70% 80% 40% 60% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 11
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NW 11km/h
NW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
ENE 6km/h
ENE
N 9km/h
N
NNW 10km/h
NNW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
E 6km/h
E
E 9km/h
E
N 6km/h
N
NW 6km/h
NW
NW 11km/h
NW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 54% 30% 39% 26% 65% 49% 51% 39% 77% 62% 66% 44% 52% 38%
Dew Point 15°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 16°C 18°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 15°C 17°C

Lithgow Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:14 EDT
sunrise
05:43 EDT
sunset
20:04 EDT
last light
20:33 EDT
moon
set
Wed 15:24 EDT
rise
Thu 03:13 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
Tue
Dec 12
14°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
9.1°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
7.2°C 26.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
11.7°C 23.7°C 0.2mm
Fri
Dec 8
9.9°C 23.4°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
819.6mm
132 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
11.1°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
11.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.2°C
1st
Highest On Record
34.0°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
22.8°C
-1.3°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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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.