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Canberra Forecast

Tonight 9°C
Tomorrow 30°C
sunny

Now

18.5°C falling
Updated at 20:50 EDT

ACT for Tuesday Clear. Light winds. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then tending N 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5% Around Canberra Sun protection 10:10am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High].

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.5°C falling
Dew Point 5.7°C steady
Feels Like 18.5°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1014.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 6.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:12 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:04 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 17.1°C
Braidwood 16.3°C
Goulburn Ap 17.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
13°C

3am

Mostly clear
11°C

6am

Mostly clear
10°C

9am

Mostly clear
13°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 30°C 19°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 20°C
Minimum 15°C 9°C 14°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 30% 70% 90% 30% 50% 70% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High 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 8
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
23
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction E 8km/h
E
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NW 23km/h
NW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 14km/h
S
SE 12km/h
SE
WSW 4km/h
WSW
W 11km/h
W
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 82% 43% 74% 31% 75% 71% 69% 41% 79% 37% 59% 45% 70% 56%
Dew Point 14°C 14°C 9°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 10°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:48 EDT
sunrise
07:13 EDT
sunset
19:03 EDT
last light
19:28 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 08:04 EDT
set
Wed 19:59 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
15.9°C 27°C 0.4mm
Mon
Mar 27
12.8°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
10.0°C 28.4°C 0.6mm
Sat
Mar 25
12.2°C 20.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
14.4°C 21.6°C 9.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
168.7mm
21.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
106.6mm
27 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
13.2°C
+2.5°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
77.6mm
15 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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20:29 EDT

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Cyclone Debbie hits north Queensland coast bringing winds of 260kph, BOM says

20:24 EDT

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Cyclone Debbie damage could cost billions, warns Insurance Council

19:57 EDT

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