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Lithgow Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 23°C
rain

Now

15.7°C falling
Updated at 06:20 EDT

Central Tablelands for Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 22 to 29.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.7°C falling
Dew Point 15.4°C falling
Feels Like 15.7°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.8mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:59 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 18.7°C
Nullo Mountain 18.4°C
Orange Ap 18.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

9am

Shower
21°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
23°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
22°C

6pm

Chance shower
21°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Lithgow 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 6
Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12

Rain

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 24°C 28°C 20°C 22°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 15°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 6°C 8°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 90% 40% 40% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 7
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
5
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction N 7km/h
N
W 11km/h
W
SE 6km/h
SE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
N 11km/h
N
NW 18km/h
NW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
E 6km/h
E
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
ENE 5km/h
ENE
E 5km/h
E
E 7km/h
E
Relative Humidity 84% 78% 81% 57% 69% 49% 49% 33% 69% 48% 66% 45% 73% 58%
Dew Point 18°C 17°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 3°C 3°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 17°C

Lithgow Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:14 EDT
sunrise
05:42 EDT
sunset
19:59 EDT
last light
20:28 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 11:27 EDT
set
Wed 00:49 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 7
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29

Lithgow Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 5
18.1°C - 2.2mm
Sun
Dec 4
12.5°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
9.2°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 2
7.6°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 1
10.1°C 27.1°C 3.0mm

Lithgow Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
789.1mm
125.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
814.0mm
129 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
625.8mm
129 Day(s)
Wettest Day
56.0mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
-7.7°C
May 30
Highest Temperature
33.8°C
Jan 13

Lithgow Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.6°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
1.0°C
7th 2013
Average This Month
11.5°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.6°C
4th
Highest On Record
34.0°C
17th 2009
Average This Month
29.2°C
+5.5°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.0mm
1st
Total This Month
5.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
77.0mm
9.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
257.8mm
1971
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1878
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