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Katoomba Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 13°C
windy

Now

8.4°C rising
Updated at 03:00 EST

Central Tablelands for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the south in the morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 35 to 50 km/h in the late morning and afternoon.
Thursday Fog and areas of frost in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn.

Currently at Mt Boyce

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.4°C rising
Dew Point 2.8°C falling
Feels Like 5.0°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
W 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:56 EST
Sunset sunset
17:15 EST

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 8.8°C
Penrith 9.5°C
Badgerys Creek 16.6°C

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
9°C

9am

Mostly clear
9°C

12pm

Clear. Windy
11°C

3pm

Clear. Windy
13°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 26
Thu
Jul 27
Fri
Jul 28
Sat
Jul 29
Sun
Jul 30
Mon
Jul 31
Tue
Aug 1

Windy

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Showers easing

Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 13°C 14°C 18°C 18°C 14°C 14°C
Minimum 8°C 2°C 5°C 3°C 12°C 6°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 30% 5% 80% 80% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Slight Moderate Nil Nil Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 31
km/h
34
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 31km/h
WNW
W 34km/h
W
W 11km/h
W
NNE 12km/h
NNE
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 28km/h
NW
NW 27km/h
NW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
WSW 14km/h
WSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 78% 57% 83% 51% 75% 52% 66% 46% 59% 49% 100% 86% 83% 55%
Dew Point 5°C 5°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 3°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 11°C 3°C 5°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:29 EST
sunrise
06:56 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:42 EST
moon
rise
Wed 08:48 EST
set
Wed 20:23 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15
moon
Tue
Aug 22

Katoomba Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 25
4°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 24
5.3°C 13°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 23
3.9°C 13.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 22
1.2°C 12.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 21
0.4°C 11.2°C 0.0mm

Katoomba Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
920.8mm
83.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
934.6mm
99 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
808.6mm
99 Day(s)
Wettest Day
80.8mm
Mar 19
Lowest Temperature
-2.0°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
37.7°C
Feb 11

Katoomba Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-5.4°C
26th 1986
Average This Month
3.1°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
2.7°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.4°C
18th
Highest On Record
18.8°C
26th 1975
Average This Month
11.9°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
9.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
4th
Total This Month
1.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
82.4mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
478.7mm
1904
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1970
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