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35.28°S 149.11°E 563m AMSL

Canberra Forecast

Tonight 13°C
Tomorrow 20°C
possible_shower

Now

15.8°C falling
Updated at 22:00 EDT

ACT for Wednesday Clear. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending N 15 to 20 km/h late tonight. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.
Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm Chance of any rain: 70% Around Canberra Sun protection 10:10am to 4:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 15.8°C falling
Dew Point 8.8°C steady
Feels Like 15.8°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
N 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1010.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:13 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:03 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 15.7°C
Braidwood 17.3°C
Goulburn Ap 18.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

3am

Mostly clear
15°C

6am

Slight chance shower
14°C

9am

Chance shower
16°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4

Sunny

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 20°C 21°C 23°C 20°C 20°C 20°C
Minimum 9°C 13°C 6°C 5°C 8°C 6°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 60% 80% 20% 30% 50% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 7
km/h
25
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
16
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 7km/h
NNW
NW 25km/h
NW
SSW 5km/h
SSW
S 14km/h
S
S 14km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
NW 5km/h
NW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 63% 26% 72% 60% 68% 36% 80% 35% 61% 43% 64% 55% 69% 53%
Dew Point 9°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 9°C 10°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:48 EDT
sunrise
07:14 EDT
sunset
19:01 EDT
last light
19:27 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 09:12 EDT
set
Thu 20:41 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Mar 29
8.4°C 27°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
15.9°C 27.3°C 0.4mm
Mon
Mar 27
12.8°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
10.0°C 28.4°C 0.6mm
Sat
Mar 25
12.2°C 20.2°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
168.7mm
21.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
106.6mm
27 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
158.2mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.8mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
2.8°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.8°C
10th
Lowest On Record
-1.1°C
24th 1967
Average This Month
13.0°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.7°C
12th
Highest On Record
37.5°C
13th 1998
Average This Month
26.2°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
24.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
77.6mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.7mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
312.2mm
1950
Driest On Record
1.3mm
1954
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