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Katoomba Forecast

Today 15°C
Tonight 6°C
windy

Now

9.5°C falling
Updated at 11:50 EST

Central Tablelands for Thursday Mostly sunny day. Light frost patches early this morning. Slight chance of a shower in the south later tonight. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming W 30 to 45 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Mt Boyce

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Temperature 9.5°C falling
Dew Point 4.1°C falling
Feels Like 5.1°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
WSW 42km/h rising
Wind Gusts 57km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 4.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
17:30 EST

Nearby Now

Penrith 21.1°C
Badgerys Creek 20.3°C
Bathurst Ap 14.3°C

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear. Windy
15°C

6pm

Clear
12°C

9pm

Mostly clear
11°C

12am

Intermittent rain. Windy
11°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 03:24 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands, South West Slopes and Snowy Mountains

National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 17
Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23

Windy

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 9°C 10°C 13°C 11°C 15°C 14°C
Minimum 7°C 6°C 3°C -1°C 2°C 4°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 60% 50% 5% 30% 50% 10% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Moderate Severe Moderate Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 32
km/h
34
km/h
37
km/h
36
km/h
29
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 32km/h
WNW
NW 34km/h
NW
W 37km/h
W
W 36km/h
W
SW 29km/h
SW
SW 24km/h
SW
WSW 16km/h
WSW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 25km/h
NW
W 23km/h
W
W 23km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
WSW 20km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 74% 56% 84% 67% 77% 55% 72% 52% 82% 67% 84% 65% 85% 60%
Dew Point 5°C 7°C 4°C 3°C 1°C 2°C -1°C 3°C 2°C 5°C 5°C 9°C 6°C 7°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
17:30 EST
last light
17:56 EST
moon
set
Thu 12:50 EST
rise
Fri 03:10 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 17
6°C - 4mm
Wed
Aug 16
9°C 11°C 0.4mm
Tue
Aug 15
9°C 18°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
6°C 18°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
4.9°C 16°C 0.0mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
999.4mm
93.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
963.6mm
110 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
878.6mm
108 Day(s)
Wettest Day
80.8mm
Mar 19
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Feb 11

Katoomba Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-5.6°C
2nd 1976
Average This Month
4.5°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
3.3°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
22.0°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
13.4°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.6mm
1st
Total This Month
27.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
78.6mm
9.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
580.8mm
1986
Driest On Record
1.0mm
1995
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Damaging winds and flooding threaten South Australia

21:12 EST

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