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Canberra Forecast

This morning 7°C
Today 17°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

12.8°C rising
Updated at 08:30 EST

ACT for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm Chance of any rain: 60% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:10am to 3:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 12.8°C rising
Dew Point 7.7°C falling
Feels Like 10.9°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
NNW 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1007.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:48 EST
Sunset sunset
18:02 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 13.1°C
Braidwood 13.0°C
Goulburn Ap 12.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
16°C

3pm

Shower
16°C

6pm

Mostly clear
13°C

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New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Sep 25
Mon
Sep 26
Tue
Sep 27
Wed
Sep 28
Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1

Possible thunderstorm

Fog then sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 14°C 11°C 14°C
Minimum 7°C 3°C 2°C 2°C 6°C 2°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 40% 90% 90% 90% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
Pollen Index Low High Moderate Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Moderate Moderate Nil Moderate Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
24
km/h
34
km/h
27
km/h
36
km/h
23
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 14km/h
WNW
W 20km/h
W
WNW 11km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NW 7km/h
NW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNW 24km/h
NNW
NW 34km/h
NW
NW 27km/h
NW
NW 36km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 75% 57% 66% 49% 68% 44% 67% 48% 90% 71% 88% 80% 77% 59%
Dew Point 8°C 8°C 3°C 4°C 4°C 3°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 8°C 4°C 7°C 4°C 6°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:23 EST
sunrise
05:48 EST
sunset
18:02 EST
last light
18:27 EST
moon
set
Sun 12:34 EST
rise
Mon 02:44 EST
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Sat
Oct 1
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Sun
Oct 9
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Oct 23

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 23
5.5°C 18.2°C 0.2mm
Thu
Sep 22
6.9°C 14.9°C 24.2mm
Wed
Sep 21
6.7°C 11.7°C 6.8mm
Tue
Sep 20
1.8°C 14.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 19
6.4°C 14.6°C 6.6mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
436.2mm
81.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
589.2mm
94 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
416.4mm
76 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.2mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
-5.5°C
Jun 15
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.4°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-6.8°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
5.1°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
3.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
28.6°C
26th 1965
Average This Month
15.8°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
115.2mm
11 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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