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Canberra Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 2°C
showers

Now

8.4°C falling
Updated at 09:50 EST

ACT for Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Around Canberra.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 8.4°C falling
Dew Point 7.5°C falling
Feels Like 5.1°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
NNW 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1005.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 8.4°C
Braidwood 9.0°C
Goulburn Ap 9.9°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Rain
11°C

3pm

Rain
14°C

6pm

Slight chance storm
11°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1

Showers

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 13°C 11°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum 5°C 2°C 2°C 1°C 0°C 1°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 60% 5% 10% 60% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Moderate High High High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 21
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NW 21km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
W 22km/h
W
W 30km/h
W
WNW 10km/h
WNW
WSW 22km/h
WSW
W 13km/h
W
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SW 8km/h
SW
N 15km/h
N
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 93% 84% 73% 45% 90% 62% 80% 44% 77% 45% 79% 55% 88% 61%
Dew Point 7°C 12°C 2°C 1°C 4°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 8°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
06:59 EST
sunset
17:01 EST
last light
17:29 EST
moon
set
Thu 10:11 EST
rise
Thu 20:54 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 26
6°C - 0.0mm
Wed
May 25
-0.7°C 15°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

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
243.6mm
37 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
5.6°C
+2.6°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
18.5°C
+2.9°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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