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Lithgow Forecast

Tonight 1°C
Tomorrow 17°C
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Now

4.8°C falling
Updated at 19:20 EST

Central Tablelands for Wednesday Cloud clearing to a mostly sunny afternoon. Patchy morning fog and frost. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 21.
Thursday Areas of morning fog. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.

Currently at Marrangaroo

24-hour graph
Temperature 4.8°C falling
Dew Point 2.9°C falling
Feels Like 4.8°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
E 3km/h rising
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:49 EST
Sunset sunset
17:03 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 11.0°C
Mt Boyce 11.4°C
Mudgee Ap 9.9°C
Richmond 13.1°C

Next 12 hours in Bathurst

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
8°C

12am

Mostly clear
7°C

3am

Fog
5°C

6am

Fog
4°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 23
Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29

Sunny

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 17°C 13°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 18°C
Minimum 2°C 1°C 4°C 0°C 1°C 3°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 20% 5% 5% 20% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate High Slight High High Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 4
km/h
3
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
4
km/h
5
km/h
5
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 4km/h
WSW
WSW 3km/h
WSW
SW 5km/h
SW
ESE 7km/h
ESE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 8km/h
E
NNE 5km/h
NNE
NNW 4km/h
NNW
NW 5km/h
NW
WNW 5km/h
WNW
WNW 5km/h
WNW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
NW 9km/h
NW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 80% 50% 74% 58% 88% 67% 83% 54% 74% 55% 69% 54% 66% 57%
Dew Point 5°C 6°C 5°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 9°C

Lithgow Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:23 EST
sunrise
06:49 EST
sunset
17:03 EST
last light
17:29 EST
moon
set
Thu 01:09 EST
rise
Thu 14:05 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Lithgow Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 23
-0.6°C - 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
6.5°C 13.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
3.6°C 12.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
0.8°C 13.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 19
-2.4°C 14.8°C 0.0mm

Lithgow Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
342.4mm
51.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
202.5mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
316.8mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
51.0mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
-3.3°C
May 15
Highest Temperature
36.9°C
Jan 7

Lithgow Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.3°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-7.7°C
30th 2016
Average This Month
2.0°C
-1.3°C
Long-term Average
3.3°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.8°C
3rd
Highest On Record
23.3°C
6th 2016
Average This Month
16.0°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
14.9°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.2mm
11th
Total This Month
2.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
49.6mm
11.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
244.3mm
1913
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1881
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