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Canberra Forecast

This morning -2°C
Today 15°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

4.2°C falling
Updated at 01:00 EST

ACT for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and patches of light frost in the morning. Slight chance of rain at night. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 4.2°C falling
Dew Point 2.7°C falling
Feels Like 0.8°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
N 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1021.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
07:04 EST
Sunset sunset
17:15 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 2.6°C
Braidwood 2.8°C
Goulburn Ap 2.6°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
2°C

6am

Fog
-1°C

9am

Mostly clear
3°C

12pm

Mostly clear
12°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jul 25
Wed
Jul 26
Thu
Jul 27
Fri
Jul 28
Sat
Jul 29
Sun
Jul 30
Mon
Jul 31

Frost then sunny

Rain

Late shower

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 15°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum -2°C 1°C -4°C -1°C -4°C 3°C -3°C
Chance of Rain 60% 20% 50% 20% 70% 70% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Low Low
Frost Risk Severe High Severe Severe Severe Moderate Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
31
km/h
3
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
26
km/h
8
km/h
26
km/h
17
km/h
27
km/h
9
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 11km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
NNW 3km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
NW 8km/h
NW
NW 26km/h
NW
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
W 20km/h
W
Relative Humidity 89% 49% 84% 54% 92% 45% 85% 43% 81% 39% 86% 52% 81% 46%
Dew Point 1°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 0°C 2°C 2°C 2°C -1°C 3°C 5°C 4°C 1°C 3°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:37 EST
sunrise
07:04 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:43 EST
moon
rise
Tue 08:13 EST
set
Tue 19:21 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
moon
Tue
Aug 15
moon
Tue
Aug 22

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jul 24
3.4°C 15°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 23
-2°C 16.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 22
-7.5°C 13°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 21
-4.0°C 12.1°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 20
-1.2°C 10.8°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
338.4mm
59.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
192.0mm
60 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
422.2mm
71 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
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-8.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-10.0°C
11th 1971
Average This Month
-2.9°C
-2.8°C
Long-term Average
-0.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.2°C
23rd
Highest On Record
19.7°C
29th 1975
Average This Month
12.7°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
18th
Total This Month
9.6mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.9mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.0mm
1993
Driest On Record
3.8mm
1982
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