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Canberra Forecast

Tonight 6°C
Tomorrow 21°C
sunny

Now

10.6°C steady
Updated at 23:50 EDT

ACT for Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers early this evening, and the chance of a thunderstorm. Winds S 25 to 30 km/h. Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, most likely later in the day. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 2 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.
Friday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0% Around Canberra Sun protection 10:20am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 10.6°C steady
Dew Point 8.0°C falling
Feels Like 8.9°C
Relative Humidity 84%
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SSE 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1017.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.6mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:14 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:01 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 11.5°C
Braidwood 9.5°C
Goulburn Ap 10.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
8°C

6am

Clear
6°C

9am

Clear
10°C

12pm

Clear
16°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4
Wed
Apr 5

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C
Minimum 13°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 5% 30% 50% 40% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 3
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NE 3km/h
NE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
S 15km/h
S
S 12km/h
S
WNW 5km/h
WNW
SW 11km/h
SW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 77% 57% 69% 34% 78% 33% 55% 38% 65% 50% 64% 52% 71% 52%
Dew Point 12°C 12°C 4°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 11°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
06:49 EDT
sunrise
07:15 EDT
sunset
19:00 EDT
last light
19:25 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 10:20 EDT
set
Fri 21:25 EDT
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Mar 30
10.8°C 23°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 29
8.4°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 28
15.9°C 27.3°C 0.4mm
Mon
Mar 27
12.8°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 26
10.0°C 28.4°C 0.6mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
168.7mm
21.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
106.6mm
27 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
158.2mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.8mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
2.8°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.8°C
10th
Lowest On Record
-1.1°C
24th 1967
Average This Month
13.0°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
10.7°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.7°C
12th
Highest On Record
37.5°C
13th 1998
Average This Month
26.1°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
24.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
77.6mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.7mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
312.2mm
1950
Driest On Record
1.3mm
1954
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