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Canberra Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 5°C
windy

Now

16.0°C rising
Updated at 09:50 EST

ACT for Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W 30 to 40 km/h in the afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.0°C rising
Dew Point 1.7°C falling
Feels Like 16.0°C
Relative Humidity 38%
Wind icon
NNW 27km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1006.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 11.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:51 EST
Sunset sunset
18:01 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 15.8°C
Braidwood -
Goulburn Ap 16.1°C
Mt Ginini 5.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear. Windy
19°C

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
21°C

6pm

Clear
16°C

9pm

Clear
13°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30

Windy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Showers easing

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 17°C 19°C 22°C 18°C 18°C 16°C
Minimum 9°C 5°C 2°C 3°C 8°C 4°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 20% 50% 30% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Pollen Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Low Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Slight Moderate Moderate Nil Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
38
km/h
26
km/h
34
km/h
6
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
31
km/h
20
km/h
32
km/h
21
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 34km/h
W
NW 6km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NW 27km/h
NW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
WNW 20km/h
WNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
Relative Humidity 45% 26% 52% 39% 54% 25% 62% 43% 62% 36% 55% 32% 52% 33%
Dew Point 3°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 1°C -1°C 6°C 9°C 6°C 3°C 3°C 1°C 0°C 0°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
05:26 EST
sunrise
05:51 EST
sunset
18:01 EST
last light
18:26 EST
moon
set
Sun 21:50 EST
rise
Mon 08:51 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Sep 24
13°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
1°C 30°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
1.1°C 25°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
-1.1°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
-4.1°C 18.2°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
436.2mm
81.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
254.4mm
77 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
589.2mm
94 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
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-6.1°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-6.8°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
1.7°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
3.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
23rd
Highest On Record
28.6°C
26th 1965
Average This Month
17.5°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
6th
Total This Month
5.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.1mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
150.6mm
1978
Driest On Record
3.0mm
1994
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Weather News

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

17:13 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions which prompted major fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.

Sydney sizzles as September heat record broken in NSW

14:14 EST

A new September record for New South Wales has been broken and total fire bans remain in place across half of the state as an unseasonal heatwave takes hold.

Fronts and troughs leading to seesaw temperatures in southeast Australia

14:11 EST

Cloud cover and wind direction changes are conspiring to make for very fast changes in temperature over parts of Victoria and NSW on Saturday.