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Canberra Forecast

Tonight 13°C
Tomorrow 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

31.7°C falling
Updated at 19:30 EDT

ACT for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h shifting E in the evening. Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 1 to 6 mm Chance of any rain: 60%.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:00am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 31.7°C falling
Dew Point 8.0°C falling
Feels Like 29.9°C
Relative Humidity 23%
Wind icon
WSW 20km/h steady
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1009.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 26.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:07 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:20 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 31.1°C
Braidwood 16.6°C
Goulburn Ap 18.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

6am

Mostly clear
13°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers

Sunny

Increasing sunshine

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 37°C 28°C 26°C 31°C 31°C 34°C 33°C
Minimum 22°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 10% 90% 90% 5% 40% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Very High Moderate High High High High High
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 15
km/h
27
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
30
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction NW 15km/h
NW
W 27km/h
W
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
E 10km/h
E
ENE 19km/h
ENE
N 8km/h
N
NNW 26km/h
NNW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 37% 14% 58% 36% 78% 65% 55% 26% 66% 33% 63% 29% 56% 34%
Dew Point 14°C 6°C 10°C 11°C 16°C 18°C 10°C 9°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 17°C 16°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:39 EDT
sunrise
06:08 EDT
sunset
20:19 EDT
last light
20:48 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 23:59 EDT
set
Thu 12:39 EDT
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 18
16.1°C 38°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
12.6°C 38.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
16.6°C 35.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
11.3°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 14
18.9°C 30.3°C 0.4mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
57.6mm
7.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
24.2mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
1.4mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
11.0°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
39.6°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.0°C
4th
Lowest On Record
1.6°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
14.6°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.6°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
32.7°C
+4.6°C
Long-term Average
28.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.4mm
6th
Total This Month
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
57.6mm
7.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
218.4mm
1995
Driest On Record
1.1mm
1947
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