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Canberra Forecast

This morning -1°C
Today 11°C
mostly_sunny

Now

-0.7°C falling
Updated at 04:40 EST

ACT for Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the early morning. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h turning S 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature -0.7°C falling
Dew Point -4.0°C falling
Feels Like -4.4°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
ENE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1015.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:40 EST
Sunset sunset
17:34 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 3.6°C
Braidwood 1.5°C
Goulburn Ap 1.1°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
0°C

9am

Mostly clear
4°C

12pm

Mostly clear
10°C

3pm

Mostly clear
11°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Rain developing

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 11°C 13°C 10°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum -1°C -4°C -1°C -1°C -1°C -1°C -2°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 60% 5% 20% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Moderate Moderate High Moderate Moderate Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 17
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
6
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
22
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SW 17km/h
SW
SSW 24km/h
SSW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
NW 13km/h
NW
N 10km/h
N
NNW 23km/h
NNW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
W 9km/h
W
WNW 22km/h
WNW
W 9km/h
W
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
NW 18km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 58% 34% 64% 35% 72% 59% 75% 48% 76% 45% 73% 38% 71% 38%
Dew Point -4°C -4°C -3°C -2°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 5°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 2°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
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:40 EST
sunset
17:34 EST
last light
18:00 EST
moon
set
Sat 14:49 EST
rise
Sun 05:13 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 18
3.8°C 10°C 3.6mm
Thu
Aug 17
5.6°C 15°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
6.4°C 13.9°C 5.2mm
Tue
Aug 15
0.5°C 17.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 14
-0.4°C 19.2°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
384.1mm
71.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
246.0mm
70 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
437.4mm
77 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.2mm
May 20
Lowest Temperature
-8.7°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-2.0°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-8.5°C
9th 1994
Average This Month
2.8°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
1.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.2°C
14th
Highest On Record
24.0°C
30th 1982
Average This Month
14.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.8mm
4th
Total This Month
46.6mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.7mm
11.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
156.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
2.0mm
1994
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Weather News

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13:30 EST

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08:12 EST

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