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Katoomba Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 13°C
showers

Now

13.7°C steady
Updated at 09:20 EDT

Central Tablelands for Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the upper Blue Mountains. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 19 to 30.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.7°C steady
Dew Point 13.4°C steady
Feels Like 13.2°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
E 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.6mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:41 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 21.6°C
Penrith 20.0°C
Badgerys Creek 19.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

12pm

Shower
15°C

3pm

Chance shower
16°C

6pm

Intermittent rain
16°C

9pm

Intermittent rain
14°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers increasing
Maximum 16°C 16°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 25°C
Minimum 13°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 80% 90% 80% 70% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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 12
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 98% 87% 93% 74% 96% 78% 93% 75% 92% 73% 92% 77% 89% 73%
Dew Point 13°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 16°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 19°C 16°C 20°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:17 EDT
sunrise
06:43 EDT
sunset
19:41 EDT
last light
20:06 EDT
moon
set
Sat 18:44 EDT
rise
Sun 06:00 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 24
15.6°C - 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
15.6°C 29.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
13.0°C 25.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
7.9°C 22.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
8.7°C 21.3°C 0.0mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
333.3mm
27.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
167.2mm
30 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
315.8mm
29 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.4mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
7.9°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Feb 11

Katoomba Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.9°C
21st
Lowest On Record
3.9°C
29th 2008
Average This Month
15.8°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
12.9°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.7°C
11th
Highest On Record
37.6°C
8th 2009
Average This Month
27.6°C
+5.2°C
Long-term Average
22.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
34.4mm
8th
Total This Month
74.0mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
175.1mm
13.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
787.5mm
1956
Driest On Record
4.9mm
1933
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