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Canberra Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 20°C
clearing_shower

Now

14.6°C steady
Updated at 20:40 EDT

ACT for Sunday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain with the risk of a thunderstorm in the morning. Rain heave at times in the morning. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.6°C steady
Dew Point 13.5°C falling
Feels Like 14.3°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
S 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1012.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 50.2mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:47 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 15.2°C
Braidwood 13.0°C
Goulburn Ap 13.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9pm

Rain
17°C

12am

Intermittent rain
15°C

3am

Intermittent rain
13°C

6am

Intermittent rain
12°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27
Wed
Feb 28
Thu
Mar 1
Fri
Mar 2
Sat
Mar 3

Showers

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 20°C 25°C 30°C 29°C 27°C 29°C
Minimum 15°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 5% 5% 10% 30% 50%
Rain Amount 20-40mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Extreme Extreme Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
27
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 12km/h
ESE
SE 25km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 13km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
NNW 9km/h
NNW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
E 8km/h
E
N 18km/h
N
Relative Humidity 87% 76% 78% 58% 71% 38% 69% 27% 65% 31% 74% 39% 77% 38%
Dew Point 21°C 16°C 11°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 9°C 9°C 10°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 14°C 13°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:20 EDT
sunrise
06:46 EDT
sunset
19:46 EDT
last light
20:12 EDT
moon
set
Mon 02:12 EDT
rise
Mon 16:49 EDT
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18
moon
Sun
Mar 25

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 25
17.1°C 17°C 19.6mm
Sat
Feb 24
15.9°C 35.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 23
14.2°C 32.5°C -
Thu
Feb 22
14.0°C 27.8°C -
Wed
Feb 21
9.0°C 25.8°C -

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
116.0mm
14.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
60.0mm
10 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
29.0mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
19.6mm
Feb 25
Lowest Temperature
6.9°C
Feb 1
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Jan 7

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
16th 1962
Average This Month
13.1°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.0°C
9th
Highest On Record
42.2°C
1st 1968
Average This Month
29.4°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.6mm
25th
Total This Month
22.0mm
3 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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