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33.47°S 150.15°E 921m AMSL

Lithgow Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

31.4°C rising
Updated at 15:10 EDT

Central Tablelands for Thursday Hot. Sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 38.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 31.4°C rising
Dew Point 7.8°C falling
Feels Like 29.6°C
Relative Humidity 23%
Wind icon
WSW 20km/h falling
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 25.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 32.3°C
Nullo Mountain 29.0°C
Penrith 43.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance shower
31°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 02:03 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Greater Sydney Region and Illawarra/Shoalhaven Fire Areas

National Forecast

Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 29°C 32°C 28°C 32°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 17°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 60% 40% 50% 50% 40% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 16
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 16km/h
NNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
ESE 6km/h
ESE
NE 7km/h
NE
NNW 11km/h
NNW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
E 6km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
NE 5km/h
NE
N 6km/h
N
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 17km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 39% 25% 69% 49% 52% 34% 75% 63% 74% 45% 52% 29% 48% 40%
Dew Point 11°C 11°C 16°C 18°C 15°C 14°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 18°C

Lithgow Sun & Moon Times

Thursday 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
Thu 16:20 EDT
rise
Fri 03:47 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
Thu
Dec 14
13°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
11.5°C 31°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
Sun
Dec 10
7.2°C 26.4°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
11.3°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
11.3°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
34.0°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
23.9°C
-0.2°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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