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Canberra Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 27°C
sunny

Now

7.1°C falling
Updated at 00:50 EDT

ACT for Monday Clear. Winds W 20 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Mostly sunny. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:30am to 5:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 7.1°C falling
Dew Point 2.0°C falling
Feels Like 6.1°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1019.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:52 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 7.9°C
Braidwood 6.6°C
Goulburn Ap 5.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
7°C

6am

Clear
5°C

9am

Clear
12°C

12pm

Clear
21°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 21
Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 33°C 36°C 32°C 25°C 26°C 29°C
Minimum 5°C 10°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 10°C 10°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 70% 50% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 4
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
23
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
6
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 4km/h
SSW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NE 8km/h
NE
NNW 23km/h
NNW
N 7km/h
N
NW 18km/h
NW
E 8km/h
E
N 15km/h
N
SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
E 6km/h
E
ENE 19km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 54% 19% 69% 22% 52% 17% 76% 29% 76% 50% 70% 39% 70% 28%
Dew Point 3°C 1°C 11°C 8°C 11°C 7°C 14°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 9°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:15 EDT
sunrise
06:42 EDT
sunset
19:52 EDT
last light
20:18 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 01:32 EDT
set
Wed 16:37 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
7.3°C 21°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
5.9°C 23.2°C 5.2mm
Sat
Feb 18
15.5°C 24.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
10.0°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 16
10.4°C 34.4°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
116.0mm
14.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
29.0mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
129.8mm
15 Day(s)
Wettest Day
6.8mm
Feb 2
Lowest Temperature
5.8°C
Feb 13
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.8°C
13th
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
16th 1962
Average This Month
13.9°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.6°C
11th
Highest On Record
42.2°C
1st 1968
Average This Month
30.5°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.8mm
2nd
Total This Month
20.6mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.4mm
7.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
211.0mm
2002
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1968
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21:33 EDT

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Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

19:40 EDT

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14:35 EDT

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