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Canterbury Forecast

Tonight 19°C
Tomorrow 27°C
late_shower

Now

27.6°C steady
Updated at 21:10 EDT

Sydney for Thursday Hot inland. Partly cloudy. The slight chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h, with NE winds 20 to 30 km/h near the coast extending inland during the late afternoon and evening.
Friday Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower from the morning till early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the outer west in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S 25 to 40 km/h before dawn then turning E/SE and becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Canterbury

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.6°C steady
Dew Point 14.9°C rising
Feels Like 27.6°C
Relative Humidity 45%
Wind icon
SSE 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 7.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:02 EDT

Nearby Now

Sydney Ap 27.3°C
Sydney 25.9°C
Bankstown Ap 28.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Canterbury

48-hour forecast

12am

Shower. Chance storm
25°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 16:19 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Sydney Closed Waters and the Macquarie, Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans and Eden coasts

NSW/ACT - Thu 02:03 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for the Greater Sydney Region and Illawarra/Shoalhaven Fire Areas

National Forecast

Canterbury 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20

Late shower

Late shower

Late shower

Clearing shower

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly cloudy

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 38°C 27°C 34°C 27°C 30°C 39°C 37°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 50% 40% 50% 60% 40% 20% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Extreme Very High Moderate Moderate Very High High Moderate
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 12
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
22
km/h
7
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 12km/h
NNE
N 17km/h
N
SSW 19km/h
SSW
S 17km/h
S
NNE 9km/h
NNE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
SSW 17km/h
SSW
S 22km/h
S
NE 7km/h
NE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
N 11km/h
N
NNE 22km/h
NNE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 45% 26% 73% 64% 62% 48% 74% 68% 72% 57% 59% 35% 40% 34%
Dew Point 16°C 15°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 17°C 18°C

Canterbury Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:10 EDT
sunrise
05:39 EDT
sunset
20:02 EDT
last light
20:31 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 03:43 EDT
set
Sat 18:06 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
Thu
Dec 14
19°C 39°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
16.9°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
19.9°C 27.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
15.0°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
14.4°C 25.6°C 0.0mm

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
16.9°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
16.8°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
40.3°C
1st 2004
Average This Month
28.1°C
+1.6°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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