Central Tablelands Weather
Central Tablelands Forecast
Tuesday Cloudy. Medium chance (50%) chance of showers in the Blue mountains. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Winds NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h shifting W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 900 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h.
Central Tablelands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||-3||7||80%||1-5mm||Severe||NW 17||100||NW 23||67|
||-1||8||80%||1-5mm||High||W 20||97||WNW 21||70|
||1||7||70%||1-5mm||High||WNW 26||80||W 22||66|
||-3||7||70%||1-5mm||Severe||WSW 18||92||W 18||71|
||-2||8||80%||1-5mm||Severe||NNW 20||100||WNW 25||72|
|Snow tending to rain
||0||6||60%||1-5mm||High||WNW 22||83||NW 20||73|
||-4||5||70%||1-5mm||Severe||WSW 18||100||W 18||80|
||-3||5||90%||5-10mm||Severe||W 23||100||W 28||76|
||5||12||50%||1-5mm||Slight||WSW 18||64||W 18||55|
||-1||10||80%||1-5mm||High||W 20||99||NW 20||71|
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