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Cannington Forecast

Today 42°C
Tonight 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

41.4°C rising
Updated at 16:40 EST

Northwest for Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the northeast from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.

Currently at Cannington

24-hour graph
Temperature 41.4°C rising
Dew Point 3.7°C rising
Feels Like 38.4°C
Relative Humidity 10%
Wind icon
SSE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1004.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 45.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:48 EST
Sunset sunset
19:15 EST

Nearby Now

Phosphate Hill 40.6°C
Cloncurry Ap 41.0°C
Mt Isa 40.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Cannington

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
41°C

9pm

Mostly clear
35°C

12am

Mostly clear
30°C

3am

Mostly clear
29°C

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National Forecast

Cannington 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 42°C 42°C 42°C 42°C 42°C 41°C 40°C
Minimum 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 5% 5% 5% 20% 20%
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 22
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NE 22km/h
NE
E 16km/h
E
NE 20km/h
NE
E 21km/h
E
NE 22km/h
NE
E 23km/h
E
NE 25km/h
NE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NNE 26km/h
NNE
NE 13km/h
NE
N 16km/h
N
S 13km/h
S
E 19km/h
E
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 19% 10% 24% 13% 22% 11% 25% 12% 31% 13% 28% 15% 24% 16%
Dew Point 8°C 5°C 11°C 8°C 9°C 6°C 11°C 7°C 14°C 8°C 14°C 10°C 10°C 10°C

Cannington Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
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sunrise
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sunset
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last light
-
moon
set
Sat 17:30 EST
rise
Sun 04:58 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
Fri
Dec 15
24°C 42°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
26.3°C 41°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
25.4°C 40.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
26.8°C 39.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
22.1°C 40.2°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
22.2°C
-1.8°C
Long-term Average
24.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.0°C
15th
Highest On Record
46.1°C
31st 2013
Average This Month
38.1°C
-0.4°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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10:33 EDT

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Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

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14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.