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Canterbury Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 8°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.6°C falling
Updated at 13:20 EST

Sydney for Thursday Mostly sunny day, with cloud developing in the late afternoon. Slight (30%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the late afternoon and evening. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h. Large and powerful surf conditions are expected to be hazardous for coastal activities such as rock fishing, swimming and surfing. Sun protection 10:00am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate].

Currently at Canterbury

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.6°C falling
Dew Point 6.5°C falling
Feels Like 17.6°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
SSE 24km/h steady
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 7.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:27 EST
Sunset sunset
17:20 EST

Nearby Now

Sydney 19.1°C
Sydney Ap 17.5°C
Bankstown Ap 18.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canterbury

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance shower
19°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
16°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
15°C

12am

Mostly clear
13°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 10:03 EST
Gale Warning Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra, Batemans & Eden coasts. Strong Wind Warning Sydney Closed Waters & Byron, Coffs & Macquarie coasts

National Forecast

Canterbury 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 24°C 24°C 18°C
Minimum 8°C 8°C 9°C 13°C 11°C 11°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 60% 5% 80% 80% 20% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate 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 19
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 19km/h
WSW
SW 24km/h
SW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
W 11km/h
W
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
S 16km/h
S
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NW 10km/h
NW
W 17km/h
W
WSW 16km/h
WSW
SW 23km/h
SW
Relative Humidity 50% 49% 56% 47% 63% 46% 69% 64% 78% 53% 62% 48% 60% 46%
Dew Point 3°C 8°C 5°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 10°C 12°C 7°C 6°C

Canterbury Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:01 EST
sunrise
06:27 EST
sunset
17:20 EST
last light
17:45 EST
moon
set
Thu 18:10 EST
rise
Fri 07:59 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Canterbury Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
11°C - 0.4mm
Wed
Apr 26
13.2°C 24°C 0.6mm
Tue
Apr 25
14.9°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
13.2°C 25.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
13.3°C 26.2°C 0.0mm

Canterbury Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
363.5mm
45.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
529.6mm
51 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
438.0mm
46 Day(s)
Wettest Day
66.8mm
Feb 8
Lowest Temperature
10.2°C
Apr 7
Highest Temperature
43.1°C
Feb 10

Canterbury Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.2°C
7th
Lowest On Record
2.4°C
19th 1996
Average This Month
12.6°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
12.7°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.9°C
9th
Highest On Record
32.6°C
5th 2006
Average This Month
24.0°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
23.6mm
5th
Total This Month
74.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
99.8mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
243.0mm
1998
Driest On Record
2.0mm
2006
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