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Canberra Forecast

Today 15°C
Tonight 1°C
cloudy

Now

11.7°C steady
Updated at 10:30 EST

ACT for Tuesday Cloud increasing during the day. Slight chance of rain at night. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 11.7°C steady
Dew Point 5.3°C falling
Feels Like 8.8°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
NW 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1022.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
07:04 EST
Sunset sunset
17:15 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 10.3°C
Braidwood 10.8°C
Goulburn Ap 10.8°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
11°C

3pm

Mostly clear
15°C

6pm

Clear
10°C

9pm

Mostly clear
9°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Cloudy

Rain clearing

Late shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum -2°C 1°C -4°C -1°C -4°C 3°C -3°C
Chance of Rain 60% 20% 50% 10% 70% 50% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Low Low Moderate
Frost Risk Severe High Severe Severe Severe Moderate Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
3
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
8
km/h
24
km/h
17
km/h
26
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 11km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
NNW 3km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
NW 8km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 8km/h
W
W 18km/h
W
Relative Humidity 91% 49% 82% 54% 91% 45% 85% 45% 81% 39% 84% 53% 84% 53%
Dew Point 2°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 0°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 0°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 2°C 5°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:37 EST
sunrise
07:04 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:43 EST
moon
set
Tue 19:21 EST
rise
Wed 08:54 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15
moon
Tue
Aug 22

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 25
3°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 24
3°C 15°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 23
-2°C 16°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 22
-7.5°C 13°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 21
-4.0°C 12.1°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
338.4mm
59.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
192.0mm
60 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
422.2mm
71 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
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-8.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-10.0°C
11th 1971
Average This Month
-2.7°C
-2.6°C
Long-term Average
-0.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.0°C
23rd
Highest On Record
19.7°C
29th 1975
Average This Month
12.7°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
18th
Total This Month
9.6mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.9mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.0mm
1993
Driest On Record
3.8mm
1982
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