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Canberra Forecast

Tonight -2°C
Tomorrow 15°C
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Now

7.9°C rising
Updated at 21:20 EST

ACT for Sunday Cloudy. Light winds. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers later in the day. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.
Monday Patchy fog in the early morning. Areas of morning frost. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10% Around Canberra.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 7.9°C rising
Dew Point 2.0°C rising
Feels Like 4.8°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
SSE 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1020.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:26 EST
Sunset sunset
17:42 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 7.4°C
Braidwood 5.4°C
Goulburn Ap 7.0°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
3°C

3am

Clear
-1°C

6am

Mostly clear
-1°C

9am

Mostly clear
5°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Aug 30
Mon
Aug 31
Tue
Sep 1
Wed
Sep 2
Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Rain

Possible shower

Late shower
Maximum 15°C 15°C 16°C 18°C 13°C 16°C 15°C
Minimum -1°C -2°C -2°C 0°C 5°C 4°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 30% 90% 90% 30% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Low Low Moderate Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe Severe High Slight Slight High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
22
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NW 8km/h
NW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 8km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNW 23km/h
NNW
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SW 27km/h
SW
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NW 17km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 75% 47% 76% 39% 81% 36% 71% 41% 94% 71% 79% 45% 71% 44%
Dew Point 3°C 4°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 4°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 4°C 3°C 3°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:25 EST
sunset
17:43 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
set
Mon 07:05 EST
rise
Mon 19:29 EST
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
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Mon
Sep 21
moon
Mon
Sep 28

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 30
-2.9°C 15°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 29
4.0°C 14.0°C 1.8mm
Fri
Aug 28
5.6°C 15.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 27
6.6°C 15.8°C 1.2mm
Wed
Aug 26
7.2°C 14.9°C 2.6mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
384.1mm
71.1 Day(s)
Total For 2015
402.8mm
73 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
360.2mm
70 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.2mm
Apr 8
Lowest Temperature
-7.0°C
Jun 2
Highest Temperature
35.2°C
Jan 2

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-5.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-8.5°C
9th 1994
Average This Month
1.2°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
1.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.0°C
22nd
Highest On Record
24.0°C
30th 1982
Average This Month
13.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
66.8mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.7mm
11.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
156.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
2.0mm
1994
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