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Katoomba Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 23°C
sunny

Now

11.4°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EDT

Central Tablelands for Monday Clear. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Mt Boyce

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Temperature 11.4°C falling
Dew Point -1.4°C rising
Feels Like 10.5°C
Relative Humidity 41%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:45 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 11.4°C
Penrith 16.0°C
Badgerys Creek 14.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
9°C

6am

Clear
7°C

9am

Clear
12°C

12pm

Clear
18°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 26°C 30°C 25°C 18°C 19°C 21°C
Minimum 7°C 12°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 80% 90% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 6
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 6km/h
WSW
E 13km/h
E
NE 13km/h
NE
NE 15km/h
NE
NW 9km/h
NW
ENE 12km/h
ENE
E 8km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
SE 10km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
E 12km/h
E
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 53% 36% 80% 45% 66% 42% 85% 52% 92% 84% 89% 71% 80% 55%
Dew Point 3°C 7°C 11°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 10°C 14°C 10°C 12°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:14 EDT
sunrise
06:39 EDT
sunset
19:45 EDT
last light
20:11 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 01:31 EDT
set
Wed 16:29 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
8.7°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
11.6°C 25.0°C 2.6mm
Sat
Feb 18
17.7°C 27.4°C 4.6mm
Fri
Feb 17
21.0°C 29.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 16
12.8°C 31.0°C 0.2mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
333.3mm
27.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
167.2mm
30 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
315.4mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.4mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
8.7°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Feb 11

Katoomba Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.7°C
20th
Lowest On Record
3.9°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
16.3°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
12.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.7°C
11th
Highest On Record
37.6°C
8th 2009
Average This Month
28.2°C
+5.8°C
Long-term Average
22.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
34.4mm
8th
Total This Month
74.0mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
175.1mm
13.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
787.5mm
1956
Driest On Record
4.9mm
1933
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21:33 EDT

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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

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King Ash Bay fishing village flooded as Tropical Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria

14:35 EDT

Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.