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33.70°S 150.25°E 623m AMSL

Katoomba Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 32°C
thunderstorms_clearing

Now

23.4°C steady
Updated at 06:00 EDT

Central Tablelands for Tuesday Hot and humid. Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. A thunderstorm likely, possibly severe. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h shifting E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 38.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.4°C steady
Dew Point 13.8°C steady
Feels Like 23.4°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
W 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 8.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:12 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 25.4°C
Penrith 27.6°C
Badgerys Creek 25.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
27°C

12pm

Shower
30°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
29°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30

Thunder-
storms clearing

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 21°C 23°C 24°C 29°C 30°C 33°C
Minimum 21°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 90% 80% 70% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 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 26
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
SE 12km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
SE 7km/h
SE
E 13km/h
E
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NW 13km/h
NW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 60% 55% 85% 70% 90% 71% 96% 67% 79% 45% 84% 61% 80% 46%
Dew Point 18°C 22°C 12°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 21°C 21°C 20°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:45 EDT
sunrise
06:12 EDT
sunset
20:09 EDT
last light
20:37 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:49 EDT
rise
Thu 04:27 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 23
14.3°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
12.2°C 24.3°C 2.2mm
Sat
Jan 21
13.4°C 24.7°C 20.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
12.2°C 24.0°C 2.2mm
Thu
Jan 19
11.2°C 20.4°C 5.2mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
158.2mm
13.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
71.2mm
13 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
228.0mm
14 Day(s)
Wettest Day
20.0mm
Jan 21
Lowest Temperature
11.2°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
36.2°C
Jan 18

Katoomba Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.2°C
19th
Lowest On Record
4.2°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
15.3°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.2°C
18th
Highest On Record
36.4°C
12th 2013
Average This Month
26.6°C
+3.2°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.0mm
21st
Total This Month
71.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
158.2mm
13.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
683.9mm
1895
Driest On Record
14.4mm
1985
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Weather News

NT weather: Bureau predicts week of wet weather across state

20:15 EDT

Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.

Stormy start to the week

16:25 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting three states this afternoon.

Trans-Tasman temperature contrast

15:28 EDT

New Zealand is experiencing an unseasonably cool summer, whilst parts of eastern Australia endure their hottest start to the year on record.