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Canberra Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

6.8°C rising
Updated at 02:10 EDT

ACT for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h in the late morning then becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.8°C rising
Dew Point 3.1°C rising
Feels Like 6.8°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1018.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:25 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 6.8°C
Braidwood 5.9°C
Goulburn Ap 5.7°C
Mt Ginini 5.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
7°C

6am

Mostly clear
5°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
14°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28
Sun
Oct 29
Mon
Oct 30

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 25°C 23°C 25°C 26°C 31°C 26°C
Minimum 5°C 9°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 12°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 50% 70% 90% 40% 50% 20% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High
Pollen Index High Moderate Moderate Moderate Very High Very High
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
25
km/h
11
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
25
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction NW 14km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
S 12km/h
S
S 17km/h
S
ESE 12km/h
ESE
N 18km/h
N
NNW 13km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NW 29km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 60% 32% 63% 40% 73% 60% 73% 35% 64% 36% 58% 25% 41% 23%
Dew Point 7°C 7°C 8°C 11°C 12°C 14°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 4°C 4°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:44 EDT
sunrise
06:10 EDT
sunset
19:25 EDT
last light
19:52 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 09:06 EDT
set
Tue 23:23 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Oct 23
3.1°C 22°C 0.4mm
Sun
Oct 22
9.1°C 19.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 21
1.4°C 19.9°C 0.2mm
Fri
Oct 20
14.2°C 21.1°C 11.2mm
Thu
Oct 19
9.2°C 27.3°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
497.6mm
91.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
290.8mm
85 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
664.2mm
108 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
6.4°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
6.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.5°C
18th
Highest On Record
32.7°C
13th 1946
Average This Month
23.0°C
+3.5°C
Long-term Average
19.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.8mm
9th
Total This Month
28.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.4mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
161.0mm
1976
Driest On Record
2.4mm
1977
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Weather News

BOM warning in south-east Queensland forecasts damaging hail and wind

01:45 EDT

Intense hail has hit the Toowoomba region, blanketing the ground, as thunderstorms sweep across south-east Queensland.

The Storms in Sydney on Sunday

14:23 EDT

Parts of the Sydney skyline were lit up by lightening yesterday, as a low pressure trough triggered thunderstorms.

Spring heat returns to Sydney

13:35 EDT

Warm air should build in Sydney over the weekend as a frontal system crosses to the south of the state, causing the mercury to near 30 degrees for the third time this month.