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Katoomba Forecast

This morning 1°C
Today 11°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

-0.4°C rising
Updated at 04:50 EST

Central Tablelands for Thursday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower on and east of the ranges. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Mt Boyce

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Temperature -0.4°C rising
Dew Point -1.1°C rising
Feels Like -5.3°C
Relative Humidity 95%
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WSW 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
17:37 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 1.5°C
Penrith 5.5°C
Badgerys Creek 3.5°C

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
1°C

9am

Clear
4°C

12pm

Mostly clear
9°C

3pm

Mostly clear
11°C

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Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 1°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 5°C 9°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 50% 5% 10% 5% 60% 70% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk High High Moderate Moderate Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SW 12km/h
SW
S 14km/h
S
WNW 10km/h
WNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WNW 13km/h
WNW
W 14km/h
W
W 8km/h
W
SE 10km/h
SE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 13km/h
NE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NW 10km/h
NW
N 12km/h
N
Relative Humidity 67% 52% 67% 46% 70% 51% 66% 53% 77% 66% 87% 80% 88% 73%
Dew Point -1°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 7°C 7°C 11°C 9°C 13°C 10°C 12°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:24 EST
sunset
17:37 EST
last light
18:03 EST
moon
set
Fri 11:50 EST
rise
Sat 02:01 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 25
2.0°C - 33.4mm
Wed
Aug 24
5.0°C 7.0°C 6.8mm
Tue
Aug 23
2.4°C 9.4°C 9.2mm
Mon
Aug 22
5.0°C 8.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 21
2.2°C 13.2°C 0.8mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
997.1mm
92.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
930.4mm
113 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1129.8mm
124 Day(s)
Wettest Day
104.0mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
-2.2°C
Jul 14
Highest Temperature
33.4°C
Feb 25

Katoomba Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.0°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-5.6°C
2nd 1976
Average This Month
4.4°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
3.3°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.2°C
18th
Highest On Record
22.0°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
12.0°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
39.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
120.8mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
78.3mm
9.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
580.8mm
1986
Driest On Record
1.0mm
1995
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Weather News

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16:18 EST

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Late winter soaking causes flooding

16:13 EST

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NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.