Central Tablelands Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Sunday 29 November 2020.

Weather Situation

A trough of low pressure is crossing the western parts of the state this morning, and heading towards the northeast. A cool and gusty southerly change in the wake of the trough will bringing temporary relief from the heat in many areas today. A new high will follow behind the trough then moves over the Tasman Sea by Monday, bringing more settled conditions to the region, before temperatures increase again on Tuesday ahead of the next change.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a gusty shower or thunderstorm. Winds northwesterly 35 to 50 km/h tending northwest to southwesterly in the middle of the day then tending southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 39.

Fire Danger
Greater Hunter: Severe
Greater Sydney Region: Severe
Illawarra/Shoalhaven: Very High
Southern Ranges: Very High
Central Ranges: Very High
North Western: Severe

Sun protection 8:40am to 5:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Orange 30
Hot. Windy. Mudgee 38
Windy. Partly cloudy. Bathurst 33
Windy. Mostly sunny. Lithgow 32
Hot. Very windy. Katoomba 33
Hot. Windy. Springwood 39

Monday 30 November

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the Blue Mountains. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before tending east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 32.

Tuesday 1 December

Hot and mostly sunny. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h shifting west to southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 41.

Wednesday 2 December

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers about the Blue Mountains in the evening. Winds west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h shifting east to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 32.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Sunday.

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