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Canberra Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

14.6°C steady
Updated at 08:40 EDT

ACT for Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then shifting E in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0% Around Canberra Sun protection 8:40am to 5:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 14.6°C steady
Dew Point 8.1°C falling
Feels Like 14.6°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
ENE 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1022.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:11 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 14.0°C
Braidwood 13.7°C
Goulburn Ap 14.7°C
Mt Ginini 8.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
20°C

3pm

Clear
24°C

6pm

Clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
16°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15
Fri
Dec 16

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 27°C 30°C 33°C 30°C 24°C 26°C
Minimum 6°C 11°C 12°C 15°C 18°C 12°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 30% 10% 5% 50% 90% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High High Very High High High Moderate Moderate
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 9
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
35
km/h
25
km/h
34
km/h
9
km/h
23
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 9km/h
NNE
NW 22km/h
NW
ESE 6km/h
ESE
NE 18km/h
NE
NE 7km/h
NE
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 35km/h
NW
NW 25km/h
NW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
E 9km/h
E
ENE 23km/h
ENE
E 10km/h
E
E 24km/h
E
Relative Humidity 60% 28% 69% 32% 70% 25% 48% 24% 58% 37% 72% 53% 80% 54%
Dew Point 6°C 5°C 12°C 9°C 13°C 8°C 13°C 10°C 14°C 14°C 12°C 14°C 13°C 16°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:12 EDT
sunrise
05:42 EDT
sunset
20:11 EDT
last light
20:41 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 15:44 EDT
set
Sun 03:26 EDT
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 9
11.0°C 21°C 2.0mm
Thu
Dec 8
10.1°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
8.9°C 26.9°C 0.2mm
Tue
Dec 6
16.9°C 23.1°C 13.4mm
Mon
Dec 5
17.7°C 31.4°C 1.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
618.2mm
109.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
740.2mm
120 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
512.4mm
94 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.2mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
-5.5°C
Jun 15
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.5°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
0.3°C
6th 2012
Average This Month
11.9°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.8°C
4th
Highest On Record
39.2°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
28.5°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
26.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.4mm
6th
Total This Month
16.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.0mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
215.2mm
1947
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1967
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