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Canberra Forecast

This morning 1°C
Today 18°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

-0.4°C falling
Updated at 05:00 EST

ACT for Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of frost early this morning. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0% Around Canberra Sun protection 10:10am to 2:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature -0.4°C falling
Dew Point -1.5°C falling
Feels Like -0.4°C
Relative Humidity 92%
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Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1022.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:37 EST
Sunset sunset
17:24 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 0.8°C
Braidwood 4.2°C
Goulburn Ap -2.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
1°C

9am

Mostly clear
8°C

12pm

Mostly clear
15°C

3pm

Mostly clear
18°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 18°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 17°C 14°C 17°C
Minimum 1°C 2°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 2°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 5% 20% 70% 5% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk High Moderate Slight Slight Slight Moderate High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 7
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SW 7km/h
SW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
W 14km/h
W
SSE 6km/h
SSE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
NW 16km/h
NW
SSW 13km/h
SSW
S 18km/h
S
S 9km/h
S
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 72% 47% 84% 52% 78% 52% 84% 54% 81% 64% 75% 45% 78% 50%
Dew Point 4°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 7°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:37 EST
sunset
17:24 EST
last light
17:50 EST
moon
rise
Fri 08:10 EST
set
Fri 19:04 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
2.7°C 14°C 4.0mm
Wed
Apr 26
11.0°C 13.5°C 5.8mm
Tue
Apr 25
10.6°C 17.2°C 2.2mm
Mon
Apr 24
8.2°C 22.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
4.7°C 22.6°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
213.7mm
28.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
145.8mm
37 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
163.2mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.8mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
1.1°C
Apr 16
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.1°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-3.7°C
25th 1999
Average This Month
6.2°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
6.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.5°C
18th
Highest On Record
32.6°C
12th 1968
Average This Month
20.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.0mm
10th
Total This Month
31.6mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.0mm
7.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
187.2mm
1989
Driest On Record
0.8mm
1997
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Weather News

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14:58 EST

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11:20 EST

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