Central Tablelands Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Sunday 24 September 2017.

Weather Situation

A cold front which brought cooler air into southern and western parts of New South Wales will weaken over the northeast this afternoon and evening. Another front is expected to skim across the south during Monday, with a high pressure system drifting across southeast Australia in its wake. By Wednesday this high will be over the Tasman Sea, bringing a return to warm northerly winds.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Clear. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Monday 25 September

Partly cloudy. Winds westerly 35 to 50 km/h tending west to southwesterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 26.

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

Sun protection 9:00am to 3:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Windy. Partly cloudy. Orange 6 17
Partly cloudy. Mudgee 6 24
Becoming windy. Partly cloudy. Bathurst 6 20
Windy. Partly cloudy. Lithgow 8 19
Very windy. Partly cloudy. Katoomba 11 19
Partly cloudy. Springwood 15 25

Tuesday 26 September

Sunny. Winds west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 27.

Wednesday 27 September

Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog on and east of the ranges. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the evening. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending northwest to southwesterly during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 32.

Thursday 28 September

Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 24.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EST Monday.

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