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Canberra Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 12°C
late_shower

Now

17.9°C falling
Updated at 12:50 EDT

ACT for Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the afternoon. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm Chance of any rain: 80% Around Canberra Sun protection 10:00am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 17.9°C falling
Dew Point 12.8°C falling
Feels Like 17.9°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
NNW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1017.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:10 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 18.2°C
Braidwood 18.4°C
Goulburn Ap 16.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3pm

Rain
21°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
21°C

9pm

Mostly clear
17°C

12am

Mostly clear
15°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 28°C 30°C 26°C 29°C 26°C 21°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 70% 50% 90% 50% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very 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 4
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
6
km/h
19
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
23
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 4km/h
NE
NW 11km/h
NW
SSE 6km/h
SSE
E 9km/h
E
N 6km/h
N
NW 19km/h
NW
ENE 6km/h
ENE
N 15km/h
N
NNE 6km/h
NNE
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
SSE 9km/h
SSE
E 16km/h
E
Relative Humidity 81% 75% 84% 46% 83% 46% 82% 48% 80% 44% 71% 42% 64% 43%
Dew Point 11°C 16°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 12°C 6°C 8°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
06:44 EDT
sunrise
07:10 EDT
sunset
19:09 EDT
last light
19:34 EDT
moon
set
Sat 17:24 EDT
rise
Sun 04:47 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Mar 25
12.2°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Mar 24
14.4°C 21.6°C 9.0mm
Thu
Mar 23
12.6°C 19.9°C 8.2mm
Wed
Mar 22
16.1°C 27.1°C 22.8mm
Tue
Mar 21
18.2°C 23.7°C 6.4mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
168.7mm
21.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
105.6mm
25 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
26.1°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
24.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
76.6mm
13 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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Weather News

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12:37 EDT

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Cyclone Debbie could hit north Queensland as category five, Bureau of Meteorology warns

12:09 EDT

A cyclone off northern Queensland could intensify to category five by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.

Category four cyclone possible for north Queensland as tropical low strengthens: BOM

11:00 EDT

A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category four cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.