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Katoomba Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 30°C
late_thunder

Now

22.5°C rising
Updated at 08:40 EDT

Central Tablelands for Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers this afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms in the north during the morning then likely redeveloping throughout during the afternoon. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 31 to 37.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.5°C rising
Dew Point 12.4°C rising
Feels Like 22.5°C
Relative Humidity 52%
Wind icon
NNE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 5.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 22.6°C
Penrith 25.4°C
Richmond 25.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

12pm

Slight chance shower
28°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
29°C

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

9pm

Mostly clear
23°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Late thunder

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 25°C 30°C 33°C 33°C 19°C 24°C
Minimum 16°C 17°C 16°C 19°C 22°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 50% 60% 50% 40% 80% 60% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 9
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 9km/h
NNW
W 9km/h
W
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
N 8km/h
N
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NE 11km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 59% 38% 83% 63% 72% 43% 57% 25% 39% 31% 81% 55% 77% 46%
Dew Point 15°C 14°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 17°C 16°C 11°C 11°C 14°C 11°C 10°C 13°C 12°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Sat 18:09 EDT
rise
Sun 05:00 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Mt Boyce Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
19°C 21°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
20.5°C 32°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
16.0°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
12.7°C 28.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
12.7°C 26.9°C 0.0mm

Mt Boyce Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1015.3mm
175.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
970.6mm
157 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1002.2mm
166 Day(s)
Wettest Day
89.2mm
Mar 15
Lowest Temperature
-2.2°C
Aug 28
Highest Temperature
37.2°C
Feb 11

Mt Boyce Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.8°C
4th
Lowest On Record
2.4°C
5th 2011
Average This Month
12.7°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
11.6°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
33.9°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
23.3°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.0mm
6th
Total This Month
37.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
89.3mm
16.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
200.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
22.6mm
2001
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