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Canberra Forecast

Today 16°C
Tonight 5°C
rain_developing

Now

11.8°C falling
Updated at 14:50 EST

ACT for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of rain later this evening. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Around Canberra.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 11.8°C falling
Dew Point 5.0°C falling
Feels Like 9.0°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
NNW 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1013.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:59 EST
Sunset sunset
17:01 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 12.7°C
Braidwood 12.8°C
Goulburn Ap 11.9°C
Mt Ginini 3.4°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Cloudy
11°C

9pm

Slight chance shower
9°C

12am

Intermittent rain
8°C

3am

Rain
6°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 25
Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31

Rain developing

Rain

Mostly cloudy

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 16°C 14°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 16°C
Minimum 1°C 5°C 3°C 2°C 0°C -1°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 80% 10% 50% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Low Low Low
Frost Risk High Slight Moderate Moderate High Severe Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
30
km/h
15
km/h
24
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 10km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 20km/h
W
W 30km/h
W
WNW 15km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
W 12km/h
W
WSW 20km/h
WSW
S 9km/h
S
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
E 18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 81% 51% 93% 81% 79% 46% 88% 67% 83% 48% 79% 45% 80% 52%
Dew Point 3°C 6°C 7°C 11°C 4°C 1°C 4°C 6°C 2°C 3°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 6°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:31 EST
sunrise
06:59 EST
sunset
17:01 EST
last light
17:29 EST
moon
rise
Wed 19:59 EST
set
Thu 10:11 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
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Jun 5
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Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 25
-0.7°C - 0.0mm
Tue
May 24
5.0°C 15.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 23
6.6°C 17.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 22
1.4°C 21.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 21
2.0°C 19.1°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
256.6mm
37.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
208.6mm
33 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
243.4mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.2mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
-0.7°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.7°C
25th
Lowest On Record
-7.5°C
30th 1976
Average This Month
5.4°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.9°C
7th
Highest On Record
24.5°C
10th 1967
Average This Month
18.6°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.2mm
9th
Total This Month
43.6mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.9mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
149.6mm
1953
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1982
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