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Canberra Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 22°C
late_shower

Now

12.6°C falling
Updated at 04:50 EDT

ACT for Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers this afternoon. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm Chance of any rain: 80% Around Canberra Sun protection 10:00am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 12.6°C falling
Dew Point 11.8°C falling
Feels Like 12.2°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
SE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1018.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:10 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 15.3°C
Braidwood 14.0°C
Goulburn Ap 14.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6am

Cloudy
12°C

9am

Intermittent rain
14°C

12pm

Rain
18°C

3pm

Rain
21°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 28°C 30°C 26°C 29°C 26°C 21°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 80% 5% 90% 50% 80% 50% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very 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 4
km/h
11
km/h
5
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 4km/h
ENE
NW 11km/h
NW
SSE 5km/h
SSE
E 9km/h
E
N 6km/h
N
NW 20km/h
NW
NE 6km/h
NE
N 15km/h
N
NE 6km/h
NE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
NW 18km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 82% 74% 82% 46% 83% 46% 83% 48% 82% 50% 72% 45% 66% 48%
Dew Point 11°C 16°C 13°C 16°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 14°C 5°C 9°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:44 EDT
sunrise
07:10 EDT
sunset
19:09 EDT
last light
19:34 EDT
moon
set
Sat 17:24 EDT
rise
Sun 04:47 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
14.4°C 22°C 9.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
12.6°C 19.9°C 8.2mm
Wed
Mar 22
16.1°C 27.1°C 22.8mm
Tue
Mar 21
18.2°C 23.7°C 6.4mm
Mon
Mar 20
14.8°C 30.4°C 0.8mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
168.7mm
21.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
105.6mm
25 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

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.8°C
10th
Lowest On Record
-1.1°C
24th 1967
Average This Month
13.3°C
+2.6°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
76.6mm
13 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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