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Canterbury Forecast

Today 15°C
Tonight 6°C
rain

Now

13.1°C rising
Updated at 16:30 EST

Sydney for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, possibly heavy at times in the east this evening. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 45 km/h along the coastal fringe this evening. Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h tending NW during the day.

Currently at Canterbury

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.1°C rising
Dew Point 12.9°C rising
Feels Like 11.9°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
SE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 26.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
17:32 EST

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 13.7°C
Sydney 13.9°C
Bankstown Ap 12.6°C

Next 12 hours in Canterbury

48-hour forecast

6pm

Heavy rain
12°C

9pm

Heavy rain
11°C

12am

Heavy rain
9°C

3am

Heavy rain
8°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 16:07 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Heavy Rain) for Hunter (Central Coast) and Sydney (eastern suburbs)

NSW/ACT - Wed 16:05 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Sydney Closed Waters, Byron, Hunter, Sydney and Illawarra coasts

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Canterbury 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 24
Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30

Rain

Rain

Showers

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 16°C 16°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 9°C 6°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 40% 10% 30% 70%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low Low Low Low Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SE 11km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
WSW 20km/h
WSW
SW 15km/h
SW
SW 15km/h
SW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
WSW 10km/h
WSW
N 7km/h
N
NW 10km/h
NW
N 12km/h
N
NW 8km/h
NW
NE 11km/h
NE
NW 7km/h
NW
NE 12km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 82% 86% 79% 52% 64% 61% 65% 42% 61% 42% 59% 42% 65% 52%
Dew Point 11°C 11°C 6°C 7°C 4°C 8°C 5°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 4°C 8°C 8°C 11°C

Canterbury Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:58 EST
sunrise
06:24 EST
sunset
17:32 EST
last light
17:58 EST
moon
rise
Wed 23:54 EST
set
Thu 10:57 EST
moon
Thu
Aug 25
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17

Canterbury Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 24
11.7°C 14°C 5.4mm
Tue
Aug 23
6.3°C 17.0°C 2.4mm
Mon
Aug 22
6.1°C 14.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 21
3.0°C 20.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 20
6.6°C 17.2°C 1.2mm

Canterbury Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
678.8mm
88.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
919.4mm
85 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
870.6mm
112 Day(s)
Wettest Day
110.0mm
Jun 5
Lowest Temperature
0.7°C
Jun 30
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 14

Canterbury Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.0°C
21st
Lowest On Record
0.3°C
21st 1996
Average This Month
6.8°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
6.5°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.9°C
10th
Highest On Record
29.0°C
23rd 2012
Average This Month
18.6°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
19.0°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
42.6mm
4th
Total This Month
79.0mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
65.2mm
7.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
247.4mm
2014
Driest On Record
3.0mm
2005
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Weather News

Records tumble during Queensland rain event

16:22 EST

August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.

Riverland frogs to reap rewards of good rainfall and Murray River flows

16:08 EST

Good flows down the River Murray look set to do wonders for frog populations in South Australia's Riverland, according to one expert.

Sydney weather: Heavy rainfall, strong winds head towards city and Central Coast

16:04 EST

A severe weather warning has been issued for Sydney and parts of the NSW Central Coast, with heavy rainfall and strong winds expected to hit during this afternoon's peak hour.