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35.31°S 149.19°E 561m AMSL

Canberra Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 16°C
cloudy

Now

21.0°C falling
Updated at 17:40 EDT

ACT for Thursday Cloudy. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.0°C falling
Dew Point 12.7°C steady
Feels Like 21.0°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
E 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:08 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:19 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 22.3°C
Braidwood 16.1°C
Goulburn Ap 18.6°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
26°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Cloudy

Clearing shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Clearing shower
Maximum 28°C 28°C 30°C 31°C 34°C 34°C 25°C
Minimum 13°C 16°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 22°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 5% 10% 20% 80% 50%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Moderate High High High Extreme High Very 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 14
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
30
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
29
km/h
11
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 14km/h
ESE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NNW 13km/h
NNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
E 16km/h
E
E 9km/h
E
NE 18km/h
NE
N 7km/h
N
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 60% 41% 79% 67% 57% 26% 69% 32% 60% 30% 54% 41% 73% 44%
Dew Point 10°C 14°C 18°C 20°C 9°C 8°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 18°C 19°C 12°C 11°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:40 EDT
sunrise
06:09 EDT
sunset
20:19 EDT
last light
20:48 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 00:31 EDT
set
Fri 13:33 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
14.3°C 23°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
16.1°C 38.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
12.6°C 38.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
16.6°C 35.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
11.3°C 31.4°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
57.6mm
7.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
24.2mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
1.4mm
Jan 6
Lowest Temperature
11.0°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
39.6°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.0°C
4th
Lowest On Record
1.6°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
14.6°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.6°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
32.2°C
+4.1°C
Long-term Average
28.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.4mm
6th
Total This Month
1.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
57.6mm
7.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
218.4mm
1995
Driest On Record
1.1mm
1947
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Weather News

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.

Climate Council warns Queensland will be hard hit by violent storms as the earth warms up

13:51 EDT

The Climate Council has warned that warmer global temperatures could have a severe impact on Queensland with more storm surges and intense cyclone activity likely.