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Canberra Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 3°C
cloudy

Now

12.8°C falling
Updated at 16:00 EDT

ACT for Friday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the far north this afternoon. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.8°C falling
Dew Point 10.9°C falling
Feels Like 10.7°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
E 22km/h steady
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1020.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:22 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 14.2°C
Braidwood 10.0°C
Goulburn Ap 11.3°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance shower
15°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

3am

Clear
7°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 21°C 22°C 20°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 25°C
Minimum 15°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 8°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 90% 20% 60% 5% 30% 70% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Very High High High Very High Very High
Pollen Index Low Low Low Low Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Slight Slight Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 8km/h
ENE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
NNW 15km/h
NNW
SSW 7km/h
SSW
W 14km/h
W
WSW 6km/h
WSW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
NW 12km/h
NW
NW 26km/h
NW
NNW 13km/h
NNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 90% 72% 60% 33% 70% 42% 67% 32% 66% 29% 58% 29% 65% 33%
Dew Point 18°C 13°C 3°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 8°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:49 EDT
sunrise
06:15 EDT
sunset
19:22 EDT
last light
19:48 EDT
moon
set
Fri 19:42 EDT
rise
Sat 07:13 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Oct 20
14.2°C 21°C 11.2mm
Thu
Oct 19
9.2°C 27.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
5.5°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
3.7°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
6.1°C 25.2°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
497.6mm
91.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
290.2mm
83 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
651.4mm
106 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
6.6°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
6.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.5°C
18th
Highest On Record
32.7°C
13th 1946
Average This Month
23.4°C
+3.9°C
Long-term Average
19.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.8mm
9th
Total This Month
28.2mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.4mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
161.0mm
1976
Driest On Record
2.4mm
1977
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