Central Tablelands Forecast

View the current warnings for New South Wales

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Sunday 5 February 2023.

Weather Situation

A deep low pressure system is moving slowly east over the Tasman Sea today, bringing relatively cool conditions to southeast New South Wales. A high pressure system is forecast to become dominant from today, bringing a return to warmer conditions. Unsettled conditions are then expected to return from the middle of next week as a low pressure trough over inland New South Wales deepens.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Sunny. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 25 to 32.

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

Sun protection 9:10am to 5:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Orange 25
Sunny. Mudgee 31
Sunny. Bathurst 29
Sunny. Lithgow 26
Sunny. Katoomba 26
Sunny. Springwood 30

Monday 6 February

Sunny. The chance of fog on and east of the ranges in the early morning. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 34.

Tuesday 7 February

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers on and east of the ranges, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming easterly 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 34.

Wednesday 8 February

Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers about the Blue Mountains, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 31.

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

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