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Katoomba Forecast

Tonight 7°C
Tomorrow 21°C
mostly_sunny

Now

11.2°C steady
Updated at 23:00 EST

Central Tablelands for Tuesday Areas of fog early this morning. Sunny afternoon. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Patchy morning fog. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 27.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.2°C steady
Dew Point 6.1°C steady
Feels Like 11.2°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EST
Sunset sunset
17:27 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 10.4°C
Penrith 14.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
10°C

3am

Clear
8°C

6am

Clear
8°C

9am

Clear
14°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Cloudy

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 21°C 20°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum 8°C 7°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 8°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 50% 20% 60% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 8
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SW 8km/h
SW
SE 10km/h
SE
SW 7km/h
SW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SW 14km/h
SW
S 13km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 12km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
S 11km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
S 10km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 70% 41% 56% 42% 58% 45% 79% 55% 77% 65% 82% 66% 78% 56%
Dew Point 9°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 7°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:03 EST
sunrise
06:28 EST
sunset
17:25 EST
last light
17:51 EST
moon
set
Wed 01:08 EST
rise
Wed 14:48 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Apr 23
9.7°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 22
10.0°C 18.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
9.8°C 18.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
11.3°C 22.2°C 0.2mm
Thu
Apr 19
9.9°C 20.0°C 0.2mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
621.2mm
52.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
407.6mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
793.4mm
69 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.0mm
Feb 20
Lowest Temperature
2.6°C
Apr 15
Highest Temperature
36.7°C
Jan 7

Katoomba Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.6°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-0.5°C
27th 1978
Average This Month
12.0°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
8.9°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.6°C
11th
Highest On Record
28.7°C
4th 1986
Average This Month
22.3°C
+5.2°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
4th
Total This Month
4.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
121.6mm
11.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
624.6mm
1927
Driest On Record
4.4mm
1997
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10:04 EST

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