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Cannington Forecast

Today 42°C
Tonight 25°C
sunny

Now

37.6°C rising
Updated at 12:00 EST

Northwest for Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.

Currently at Cannington

24-hour graph
Temperature 37.6°C rising
Dew Point 5.6°C rising
Feels Like 35.1°C
Relative Humidity 14%
Wind icon
NNE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1009.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 36.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EST
Sunset sunset
19:14 EST

Nearby Now

Julia Creek Ap 38.1°C
Cloncurry Ap 37.4°C
Phosphate Hill 39.2°C
Richmond 37.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cannington

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
41°C

6pm

Mostly clear
40°C

9pm

Mostly clear
34°C

12am

Mostly clear
30°C

Northwest Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cannington 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

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower
Maximum 42°C 42°C 42°C 42°C 42°C 42°C 41°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 5% 5% 20% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 26
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 26km/h
NNE
SE 13km/h
SE
NE 22km/h
NE
E 15km/h
E
NNE 21km/h
NNE
E 20km/h
E
NE 22km/h
NE
E 21km/h
E
NE 24km/h
NE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NE 24km/h
NE
NE 13km/h
NE
N 15km/h
N
SSE 12km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 23% 11% 18% 10% 20% 11% 22% 12% 22% 12% 29% 13% 27% 16%
Dew Point 10°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 9°C 6°C 10°C 7°C 10°C 7°C 13°C 8°C 12°C 11°C

Cannington Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:22 EST
sunrise
05:47 EST
sunset
19:14 EST
last light
19:39 EST
moon
set
Thu 15:48 EST
rise
Fri 03:37 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Cannington Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
26°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
25°C 40°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
26.8°C 40°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
22.1°C 40.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
21.0°C 39.8°C 0.0mm

Cannington Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
343.3mm
42.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
268.6mm
35 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
329.0mm
41 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.4mm
Nov 28
Lowest Temperature
4.5°C
Jun 8
Highest Temperature
42.3°C
Feb 13

Cannington Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.5°C
5th
Lowest On Record
15.1°C
27th 2006
Average This Month
22.0°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
24.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.2°C
11th
Highest On Record
46.1°C
31st 2013
Average This Month
37.5°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
38.5°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.8mm
2nd
Total This Month
12.8mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.9mm
5.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.4mm
2003
Driest On Record
3.0mm
2002
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Weather News

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