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Canterbury Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 28°C
sunny

Now

20.2°C steady
Updated at 06:10 EDT

Sydney for Tuesday Patchy fog early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Canterbury

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.2°C steady
Dew Point 17.6°C rising
Feels Like 20.2°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:00 EDT

Nearby Now

Sydney 20.6°C
Sydney Ap 21.7°C
Bankstown Ap 20.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canterbury

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
24°C

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

3pm

Clear
28°C

6pm

Clear
25°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Tue 04:10 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for the Hunter Coast, Sydney Coast and Illawarra Coast on Wednesday

National Forecast

Canterbury 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 28°C 31°C 38°C 28°C 33°C 27°C 32°C
Minimum 18°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 40% 20% 70% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 8
km/h
25
km/h
11
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NE 8km/h
NE
ENE 25km/h
ENE
NE 11km/h
NE
NE 26km/h
NE
N 13km/h
N
N 16km/h
N
SSW 16km/h
SSW
ESE 16km/h
ESE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
S 14km/h
S
SE 17km/h
SE
NE 13km/h
NE
ENE 26km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 64% 53% 61% 45% 41% 28% 66% 57% 58% 53% 72% 68% 64% 51%
Dew Point 17°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C

Canterbury Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:09 EDT
sunrise
05:38 EDT
sunset
20:00 EDT
last light
20:29 EDT
moon
set
Tue 14:24 EDT
rise
Wed 02:36 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Canterbury Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 11
15°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
14.4°C 26°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
16.9°C 24.6°C 0.8mm
Fri
Dec 8
18.4°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 7
13.5°C 31.6°C 6.2mm

Canterbury Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
963.6mm
127.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
818.2mm
105 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1098.8mm
123 Day(s)
Wettest Day
66.8mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
0.7°C
Jul 10
Highest Temperature
43.1°C
Feb 10

Canterbury Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.5°C
7th
Lowest On Record
8.5°C
26th 2006
Average This Month
16.4°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.6°C
7th
Highest On Record
40.3°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
27.0°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
26.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
15.6mm
4th
Total This Month
43.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
64.7mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
176.2mm
2014
Driest On Record
1.2mm
2013
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Weather News

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.