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Canberra Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight -1°C
sunny

Now

11.6°C falling
Updated at 17:10 EST

ACT for Friday Cloud clearing. Light winds.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 11.6°C falling
Dew Point 3.1°C falling
Feels Like 10.4°C
Relative Humidity 56%
Wind icon
ENE 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1027.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
17:02 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 12.7°C
Braidwood 8.9°C
Goulburn Ap 9.7°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
11°C

9pm

Clear
6°C

12am

Clear
2°C

3am

Fog
0°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Cloudy

Late shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny
Maximum 17°C 18°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum 3°C -1°C -1°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 20% 60% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Severe Severe Moderate Moderate Moderate High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 7
km/h
13
km/h
3
km/h
14
km/h
3
km/h
13
km/h
3
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 7km/h
ESE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
W 3km/h
W
NNW 14km/h
NNW
WSW 3km/h
WSW
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 3km/h
NW
NW 15km/h
NW
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
W 14km/h
W
W 23km/h
W
WSW 13km/h
WSW
WSW 25km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 87% 51% 91% 49% 89% 50% 84% 46% 82% 57% 84% 57% 78% 52%
Dew Point 5°C 7°C 4°C 7°C 4°C 9°C 5°C 7°C 6°C 10°C 4°C 5°C 1°C 4°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:31 EST
sunrise
06:59 EST
sunset
17:01 EST
last light
17:29 EST
moon
set
Sat 03:15 EST
rise
Sat 15:15 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 25
2.1°C 17°C 0.0mm
Thu
May 24
2.0°C 16.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 23
2.2°C 16.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
6.8°C 20.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
5.4°C 16.9°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
256.6mm
37.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
163.2mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
179.8mm
42 Day(s)
Wettest Day
64.4mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
-2.1°C
May 17
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Jan 7

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.1°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-7.5°C
30th 1976
Average This Month
2.6°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
24.5°C
10th 1967
Average This Month
17.9°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
4th
Total This Month
12.0mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.9mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
149.6mm
1953
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1982
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Perth storm: Severe cold front hits WA's South West, bringing heavy rain, winds and flooding

15:13 EST

The full force of mother nature is being felt in Western Australia as emergency services deal with damaging wind gusts from a severe cold front that is also dumping heavy rain in Perth and the south-west of the state.

Damaging winds lash WA

11:00 EST

Severe weather continues to threaten parts of WA today after a powerful front crossed the state's west coast overnight.

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.