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Canberra Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 9°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.6°C falling
Updated at 12:50 EDT

ACT for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.6°C falling
Dew Point 7.7°C falling
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
E 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1025.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 10.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:18 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:20 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 23.2°C
Braidwood 23.3°C
Goulburn Ap 22.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
27°C

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

9pm

Clear
19°C

12am

Clear
15°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Showers

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 26°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 24°C 25°C
Minimum 7°C 9°C 12°C 3°C 5°C 6°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 10% 90% 80% 50% 30% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Extreme Very High High Very High
Pollen Index Moderate Moderate Low Low High Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Moderate Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction E 9km/h
E
NE 20km/h
NE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NW 9km/h
NW
E 21km/h
E
SE 10km/h
SE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
WNW 19km/h
WNW
ESE 8km/h
ESE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 71% 29% 69% 50% 87% 65% 63% 31% 72% 35% 72% 31% 69% 27%
Dew Point 9°C 8°C 12°C 15°C 15°C 12°C 2°C 3°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 8°C 5°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:51 EDT
sunrise
06:18 EDT
sunset
19:20 EDT
last light
19:46 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:45 EDT
rise
Thu 06:06 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
5.5°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
3.7°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
6.1°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
6.7°C 24.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
10.8°C 17.9°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
497.6mm
91.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
279.0mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
650.8mm
105 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
6.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
6.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.4°C
17th
Highest On Record
32.7°C
13th 1946
Average This Month
23.1°C
+3.6°C
Long-term Average
19.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.8mm
9th
Total This Month
17.0mm
4 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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Weather News

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12:08 EDT

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More heavy rain ahead for soggy southern Queensland as roads flood, towns cut off

11:50 EDT

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October rainfall records doubled in Queensland

10:23 EDT

It has been a remarkably wet October in parts of Queensland, with some areas receiving seven months worth of rain during the last two and a half weeks.