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Lithgow Forecast

Today 13°C
Tonight 1°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

8.9°C rising
Updated at 10:50 EST

Central Tablelands for Thursday Cloudy morning with afternoon sunny periods. Patchy fog and frost this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 17.

Currently at Marrangaroo

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.9°C rising
Dew Point 5.4°C steady
Feels Like 8.9°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:03 EST
Sunset sunset
16:59 EST

Nearby Now

Mt Boyce 7.9°C
Bathurst Ap 6.9°C
Nullo Mountain 8.0°C
Penrith 14.9°C

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
11°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
12°C

6pm

Mostly clear
7°C

9pm

Mostly clear
4°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 10°C 11°C
Minimum 1°C 1°C 0°C 0°C -1°C 2°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 5% 5% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High High High High Severe Moderate High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 3
km/h
2
km/h
4
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
4
km/h
4
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
5
km/h
4
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 3km/h
WSW
SW 2km/h
SW
WNW 4km/h
WNW
W 5km/h
W
W 8km/h
W
WSW 10km/h
WSW
SW 5km/h
SW
SSE 4km/h
SSE
WNW 4km/h
WNW
SE 4km/h
SE
SE 6km/h
SE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 5km/h
ESE
E 4km/h
E
Relative Humidity 82% 59% 81% 49% 66% 47% 71% 54% 75% 54% 82% 74% 89% 77%
Dew Point 5°C 5°C 5°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 1°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 7°C

Lithgow Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:36 EST
sunrise
07:03 EST
sunset
16:59 EST
last light
17:26 EST
moon
rise
Thu 12:42 EST
set
Fri 01:06 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13
moon
Fri
Jul 20

Lithgow Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jun 21
-2°C - 0.1mm
Wed
Jun 20
6°C 12°C 1mm
Tue
Jun 19
2°C 9°C 1.0mm
Mon
Jun 18
2°C 10°C 1.0mm
Sun
Jun 17
1.5°C 5°C 2.2mm

Lithgow Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
415.2mm
64.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
232.8mm
57 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
359.0mm
77 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
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.0°C
21st
Lowest On Record
-7.0°C
28th 2006
Average This Month
4.0°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
2.4°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.7°C
12th
Highest On Record
16.5°C
18th 2008
Average This Month
11.1°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
11.1°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.2mm
9th
Total This Month
19.2mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
72.8mm
13.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
324.2mm
1964
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1962
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09:57 EST

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09:07 EST

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21:05 EST

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