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Canberra Forecast

This morning 6°C
Today 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

1.2°C falling
Updated at 05:10 EST

ACT for Friday Mostly sunny. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 1.2°C falling
Dew Point -0.7°C falling
Feels Like -1.0°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
SSW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1015.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:54 EST
Sunset sunset
17:59 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 2.8°C
Braidwood 12.6°C
Goulburn Ap 4.3°C
Mt Ginini 6.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 22
Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Windy

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 25°C 29°C 20°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 22°C
Minimum 6°C 7°C 9°C 6°C 2°C 3°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 20% 30% 30% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High High
Pollen Index Moderate Very High Moderate Moderate Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Moderate Moderate Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
40
km/h
25
km/h
34
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 10km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 29km/h
NNW
NW 25km/h
NW
WNW 40km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
W 34km/h
W
WNW 10km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
NE 10km/h
NE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 29km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 46% 23% 41% 22% 53% 28% 53% 38% 56% 33% 62% 39% 77% 57%
Dew Point 3°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 1°C 3°C 3°C 2°C 2°C 5°C 5°C 9°C 13°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:29 EST
sunrise
05:54 EST
sunset
17:59 EST
last light
18:24 EST
moon
rise
Fri 07:07 EST
set
Fri 19:56 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
Thu
Sep 21
-1.1°C 23°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
-4.1°C 18°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
2.8°C 14.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 18
-5.6°C 20.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 17
-6.1°C 16.7°C 0.4mm

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
589.0mm
93 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
1.2°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
3.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.8°C
12th
Highest On Record
28.6°C
26th 1965
Average This Month
16.5°C
+0.2°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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