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Katoomba Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 29°C
windy

Now

18.4°C rising
Updated at 08:40 EDT

Central Tablelands for Tuesday Sunny morning. Areas of haze this morning. Possible raised dust this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 20 to 40 km/h, increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the late morning, then turning W/SW 35 to 55 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 35.

Currently at Mt Boyce

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Temperature 18.4°C rising
Dew Point -3.1°C falling
Feels Like 9.9°C
Relative Humidity 23%
Wind icon
W 31km/h steady
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 21.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:50 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:36 EDT

Nearby Now

Bathurst Ap 19.9°C
Penrith 20.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

CATASTROPHIC

Next 12 hours in Katoomba

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear. Windy
26°C

3pm

Clear. Windy
29°C

6pm

Mostly clear. Windy
26°C

9pm

Mostly clear
18°C

Central Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 04:10 EDT
Fire Weather Warning Far N/S, N, Greater Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Monaro, S/C Ranges, New England, N/S Slopes, NW, Upper/Lower W Plains

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Katoomba 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Nov 12
Wed
Nov 13
Thu
Nov 14
Fri
Nov 15
Sat
Nov 16
Sun
Nov 17
Mon
Nov 18

Windy

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 20°C 24°C 27°C 26°C 22°C 28°C
Minimum 11°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 10% 60% 70% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High 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 28
km/h
37
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 37km/h
WNW
WSW 20km/h
WSW
W 24km/h
W
W 17km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
W 20km/h
W
W 27km/h
W
W 12km/h
W
W 18km/h
W
ENE 10km/h
ENE
S 18km/h
S
WNW 13km/h
WNW
W 20km/h
W
Relative Humidity 23% 11% 36% 18% 45% 25% 40% 20% 42% 18% 67% 29% 41% 16%
Dew Point -2°C -4°C -5°C -5°C 1°C 3°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 0°C 7°C 3°C 3°C 0°C

Katoomba Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:23 EDT
sunrise
05:50 EDT
sunset
19:36 EDT
last light
20:03 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 19:13 EDT
set
Wed 06:18 EDT
moon
Wed
Nov 13
moon
Wed
Nov 20
moon
Wed
Nov 27
moon
Wed
Dec 4

Mt Boyce Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Nov 11
7.4°C 24°C 0.0mm
Sun
Nov 10
4.3°C 18.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Nov 9
2.0°C 12.8°C 0.0mm
Fri
Nov 8
11.2°C 19.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Nov 7
10.1°C 20.1°C 0.0mm

Mt Boyce Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
926.0mm
159.7 Day(s)
Total For 2019
699.4mm
155 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
669.6mm
140 Day(s)
Wettest Day
37.6mm
Sep 18
Lowest Temperature
-3.0°C
Jun 21
Highest Temperature
36.1°C
Jan 17

Mt Boyce Almanac

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November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.0°C
9th
Lowest On Record
0.2°C
16th 2006
Average This Month
9.2°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
9.8°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.1°C
1st
Highest On Record
35.5°C
23rd 2014
Average This Month
20.9°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
20.3°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
16.4mm
4th
Total This Month
16.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
105.4mm
16.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
290.8mm
2007
Driest On Record
27.6mm
1997
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