Canberra Weather


35.28°S 149.13°E 561m AMSL

Canberra Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.7°C steady
Updated at 04:52 EDT

ACT for Friday Mostly cloudy this morning, tending mostly sunny this afternoon. Light winds becoming E 20 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 15.7°C steady
Dew Point 11.3°C steady
Feels Like 14.3°C
Relative Humidity 75%
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SE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1021.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:51 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 15.5°C
Braidwood 12.8°C
Goulburn Ap 13.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
13°C

9am

Mostly clear
16°C

12pm

Clear
22°C

3pm

Clear
27°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 22
Sat
Feb 23
Sun
Feb 24
Mon
Feb 25
Tue
Feb 26
Wed
Feb 27
Thu
Feb 28

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 27°C 23°C 24°C 29°C 29°C 28°C
Minimum 12°C 11°C 10°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 20% 10% 10% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 12
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
30
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
22
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SE 12km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 30km/h
SE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
N 5km/h
N
N 14km/h
N
SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 7km/h
E
ENE 18km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 71% 33% 64% 33% 62% 38% 71% 41% 74% 26% 58% 30% 73% 31%
Dew Point 11°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 8°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 9°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:16 EDT
sunrise
06:43 EDT
sunset
19:51 EDT
last light
20:17 EDT
moon
set
Fri 09:15 EDT
rise
Fri 21:49 EDT
moon
Tue
Feb 26
moon
Thu
Mar 7
moon
Thu
Mar 14
moon
Thu
Mar 21

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 21
13.2°C 26°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 20
14.5°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 19
13.8°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 18
13.6°C 36.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 17
10.5°C 33.3°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
116.0mm
14.3 Day(s)
Total For 2019
103.6mm
15 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
40.4mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
32.0mm
Feb 5
Lowest Temperature
5.5°C
Feb 10
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Jan 16

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.5°C
10th
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
16th 1962
Average This Month
13.4°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
42.2°C
1st 1968
Average This Month
29.2°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
32.0mm
5th
Total This Month
42.4mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.4mm
7.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
211.0mm
2002
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1968
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