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Katoomba Forecast

Tonight 6°C
Tomorrow 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

9.0°C falling
Updated at 19:40 EST

Central Tablelands for Saturday Mostly clear. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.0°C falling
Dew Point 5.9°C falling
Feels Like 9.0°C
Relative Humidity 81%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 2km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
17:21 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 10.1°C
Penrith 14.7°C
Badgerys Creek 12.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
9°C

12am

Mostly clear
8°C

3am

Mostly clear
7°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloud increasing

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 17°C 19°C 17°C 12°C 12°C 15°C
Minimum 5°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 5% 80% 70% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 8km/h
WNW
SSW 6km/h
SSW
S 6km/h
S
E 5km/h
E
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NW 9km/h
NW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
W 7km/h
W
S 10km/h
S
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 6km/h
E
Relative Humidity 74% 58% 86% 67% 83% 61% 74% 60% 93% 88% 94% 85% 94% 78%
Dew Point 6°C 9°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 11°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 11°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:06 EST
sunrise
06:32 EST
sunset
17:20 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
set
Sat 19:56 EST
rise
Sun 10:16 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 29
6.6°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
3.0°C 15.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
4.0°C 14.0°C 3.6mm
Wed
Apr 26
9.7°C 14.1°C 2.8mm
Tue
Apr 25
13.4°C 18.6°C 0.0mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
619.0mm
51.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
800.0mm
72 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
442.0mm
57 Day(s)
Wettest Day
80.8mm
Mar 19
Lowest Temperature
3.0°C
Apr 28
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Feb 11

Katoomba Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
28th
Lowest On Record
-0.5°C
27th 1978
Average This Month
8.4°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
8.9°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.1°C
18th
Highest On Record
28.7°C
4th 1986
Average This Month
17.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.0mm
4th
Total This Month
46.2mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
120.7mm
11.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
624.6mm
1927
Driest On Record
4.4mm
1997
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Weather News

Fog and low cloud glooming southern Australia

14:41 EST

Large areas of southern Australia can expect a foggy start to the next few mornings, reducing visibility for the first few hours, even in the southeastern capitals.

Dry taste for tropics

11:51 EST

The strongest southeasterly wind surge since last Dry Season has swept out any lingering sticky humidity from the summer over a large swathe of the central and eastern tropics.

BOM predicts a less destructive South Australian coastal storm season this year

18:26 EST

As the mercury plummets across South Australia ahead of winter, coastal properties are preparing for the inevitable storm surges.