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Canberra Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 6°C
possible_shower

Now

16.4°C rising
Updated at 13:00 EST

ACT for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.4°C rising
Dew Point 12.6°C steady
Feels Like 16.4°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
N 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1022.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 EST
Sunset sunset
17:31 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 16.2°C
Braidwood 19.0°C
Goulburn Ap 20.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3pm

Slight chance shower
24°C

6pm

Chance shower
19°C

9pm

Mostly clear
14°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Fog then sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy
Maximum 24°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 22°C 20°C 20°C
Minimum 10°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 5°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 60% 5% 5% 10% 60% 20% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 5
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
8
km/h
3
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction E 5km/h
E
N 10km/h
N
SSW 4km/h
SSW
ENE 8km/h
ENE
SSW 3km/h
SSW
N 10km/h
N
SW 4km/h
SW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WSW 8km/h
WSW
SW 14km/h
SW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 10km/h
S
SSE 17km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 78% 48% 75% 32% 69% 26% 54% 29% 60% 38% 62% 38% 65% 41%
Dew Point 11°C 13°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 7°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 7°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:06 EST
sunrise
06:32 EST
sunset
17:31 EST
last light
17:57 EST
moon
set
Sun 23:00 EST
rise
Mon 13:26 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Apr 22
10.8°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
6.0°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
6.8°C 25.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
5.2°C 24.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
8.5°C 21.9°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
213.7mm
28.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
146.0mm
17 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
133.8mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
64.4mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
1.7°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Jan 7

Canberra Ap Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.2°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-3.7°C
25th 1999
Average This Month
9.9°C
+3.3°C
Long-term Average
6.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.8°C
11th
Highest On Record
32.6°C
12th 1968
Average This Month
26.2°C
+6.2°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
14th
Total This Month
14.4mm
2 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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