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Lithgow Forecast

This morning -4°C
Today 10°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

-0.4°C rising
Updated at 03:20 EST

Central Tablelands for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of light showers or drizzle in the southwest. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Sunny. Patchy fog in the west in the early morning. Areas of severe morning frost. Light winds.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature -0.4°C rising
Dew Point -5.8°C rising
Feels Like -4.5°C
Relative Humidity 67%
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SW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
07:04 EST
Sunset sunset
17:03 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap -0.8°C
Nullo Mountain -0.1°C
Penrith 6.7°C
Richmond 2.4°C

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
0°C

9am

Clear
3°C

12pm

Clear
8°C

3pm

Clear
10°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 00:13 EST
Severe Weather Warning for Damaging Winds and Damaging Surf for Lord Howe Island for Friday

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 3
Sat
Jul 4
Sun
Jul 5
Mon
Jul 6
Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8
Thu
Jul 9

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 10°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 11°C 10°C
Minimum -4°C -4°C -3°C -1°C 0°C -2°C -2°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe Severe Severe High Severe Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
3
km/h
5
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 6km/h
SSW
N 3km/h
N
W 10km/h
W
W 12km/h
W
WSW 7km/h
WSW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
W 10km/h
W
W 13km/h
W
W 11km/h
W
W 12km/h
W
WSW 7km/h
WSW
SW 6km/h
SW
NNE 3km/h
NNE
NNE 5km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 72% 48% 64% 44% 68% 51% 71% 54% 77% 58% 93% 57% 92% 65%
Dew Point -2°C -1°C -3°C -2°C -1°C 2°C 1°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 3°C 4°C

Lithgow Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:37 EST
sunrise
07:04 EST
sunset
17:03 EST
last light
17:30 EST
moon
set
Fri 07:31 EST
rise
Fri 18:28 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24
moon
Fri
Jul 31

Lithgow Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 2
-0.7°C 7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 1
1.0°C 10.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 30
-0.4°C 15.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 29
-1.5°C 14.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 28
-5.3°C 13.6°C 0.2mm

Lithgow Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
476.6mm
76.3 Day(s)
Total For 2015
432.2mm
73 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
309.8mm
52 Day(s)
Wettest Day
64.2mm
Apr 21
Lowest Temperature
-5.6°C
Jun 3
Highest Temperature
32.7°C
Mar 20

Lithgow Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.7°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-7.0°C
13th 2006
Average This Month
0.2°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
1.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
10.2°C
1st
Highest On Record
17.8°C
22nd 2009
Average This Month
8.6°C
-2.1°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.8mm
12.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
319.0mm
1904
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1882
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