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Canterbury Forecast

Tonight 4°C
Tomorrow 16°C
possible_shower

Now

12.7°C falling
Updated at 18:20 EST

Sydney for Thursday Mostly clear. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely later this evening. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Light winds.
Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Sun protection 10:30am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate].

Currently at Canterbury

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.7°C falling
Dew Point 6.3°C falling
Feels Like 12.7°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
SE 1km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EST
Sunset sunset
17:33 EST

Nearby Now

Sydney 13.8°C
Sydney Ap 13.6°C
Bankstown Ap 13.0°C

Next 12 hours in Canterbury

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

12am

Clear
8°C

3am

Mostly clear
6°C

6am

Clear
4°C

Sydney Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Thu 16:05 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Coffs, Macquarie, Hunter, Batemans and Eden Coasts. Cancelled for Sydney and Illawarra Coasts

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Canterbury 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 18°C 16°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 22°C
Minimum 5°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 6°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 10% 10% 10% 30% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index High Low Moderate Moderate Low High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Slight Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 19
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 19km/h
WSW
SW 14km/h
SW
WSW 15km/h
WSW
SSW 19km/h
SSW
W 10km/h
W
N 7km/h
N
WNW 12km/h
WNW
W 10km/h
W
W 8km/h
W
ESE 9km/h
ESE
NNW 4km/h
NNW
ENE 14km/h
ENE
N 14km/h
N
N 16km/h
N
Relative Humidity 71% 42% 59% 56% 61% 39% 59% 38% 58% 42% 69% 55% 72% 56%
Dew Point 5°C 5°C 3°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 7°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 13°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
05:56 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
17:34 EST
last light
17:59 EST
moon
rise
Fri 00:57 EST
set
Fri 11:46 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Canterbury Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 25
8.9°C 17°C 59.8mm
Wed
Aug 24
11.7°C 13.8°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

Canterbury Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
678.8mm
88.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
979.2mm
86 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
916.2mm
113 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
6.9°C
+0.4°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
59.8mm
25th
Total This Month
138.8mm
9 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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