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Canberra Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 6°C
sunny

Now

15.1°C rising
Updated at 11:40 EST

ACT for Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Around Canberra.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.1°C rising
Dew Point 4.2°C falling
Feels Like 12.9°C
Relative Humidity 48%
Wind icon
WSW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1019.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EST
Sunset sunset
17:16 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 14.9°C
Braidwood 16.8°C
Goulburn Ap 15.7°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
19°C

6pm

Clear
14°C

9pm

Mostly clear
10°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10
Wed
May 11

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Rain developing

Showers easing

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 23°C 23°C 20°C 19°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 3°C 6°C 4°C 8°C 11°C 7°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 80% 90% 90% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 20-40mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
28
km/h
33
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 8km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 5km/h
WNW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NNE 10km/h
NNE
N 20km/h
N
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
W 17km/h
W
W 24km/h
W
Relative Humidity 69% 40% 71% 36% 67% 35% 83% 77% 93% 72% 79% 58% 77% 47%
Dew Point 4°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 10°C 16°C 13°C 14°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 6°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:17 EST
sunrise
06:43 EST
sunset
17:16 EST
last light
17:42 EST
moon
set
Thu 16:21 EST
rise
Fri 05:36 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 5
0.2°C - 0.0mm
Wed
May 4
11.7°C 17.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 3
6.2°C 19.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 2
4.6°C 16.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 1
10.0°C 21.0°C 6.8mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
256.6mm
37.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
171.8mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
231.4mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.2mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
0.2°C
May 5
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.2°C
5th
Lowest On Record
-7.5°C
30th 1976
Average This Month
6.5°C
+3.5°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.0°C
1st
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
6.8mm
1st
Total This Month
6.8mm
1 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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