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Canberra Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 18°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.6°C falling
Updated at 01:50 EST

ACT for Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming W/NW 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Tuesday Sunny. Patches of light frost in the early morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.6°C falling
Dew Point -0.6°C rising
Feels Like 10.5°C
Relative Humidity 40%
Wind icon
WNW 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1005.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:49 EST
Sunset sunset
18:01 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 13.5°C
Braidwood -
Goulburn Ap 9.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
8°C

6am

Clear
5°C

9am

Mostly clear
12°C

12pm

Mostly clear
17°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 18°C 19°C 22°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 20°C
Minimum 5°C 2°C 3°C 8°C 3°C 4°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 10% 30% 80% 20% 30% 10% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High
Pollen Index Moderate Moderate Low Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Moderate Nil Moderate Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 27
km/h
34
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
31
km/h
15
km/h
31
km/h
24
km/h
34
km/h
11
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 27km/h
WNW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
NW 8km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
E 6km/h
E
NW 21km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
W 34km/h
W
WNW 11km/h
WNW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 52% 39% 55% 25% 67% 38% 65% 38% 59% 36% 54% 33% 65% 28%
Dew Point 3°C 4°C 1°C -1°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 4°C 5°C 3°C 2°C 1°C 1°C 1°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:24 EST
sunrise
05:49 EST
sunset
18:01 EST
last light
18:27 EST
moon
rise
Mon 08:51 EST
set
Mon 22:45 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
Sun
Sep 24
12.7°C 21°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
1.3°C 30°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
1.1°C 25.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
-1.1°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
-4.1°C 18.2°C 0.0mm

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
589.2mm
94 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
1.7°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
3.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
23rd
Highest On Record
28.6°C
26th 1965
Average This Month
17.6°C
+1.3°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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Weather News

Much needed rain for Perth

13:22 EST

A complex low pressure system and cold front are affecting the southwestern parts of the country in coming days, leading to some welcome if gusty showers over Perth.

Records smashed under summer-like heat

11:55 EST

Over 100 different stations have had their hottest September day or night in at least a decade, including new state records in New South Wales and Victoria.

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

17:13 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions which prompted major fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.