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Canberra Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 20°C
late_shower

Now

12.4°C rising
Updated at 08:40 EDT

ACT for Sunday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers during this afternoon and early evening. Light winds.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.4°C rising
Dew Point 6.5°C falling
Feels Like 12.0°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
ESE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1015.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:13 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:24 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 12.8°C
Braidwood 10.0°C
Goulburn Ap 12.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
17°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
20°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
17°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 20°C 24°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 25°C 31°C
Minimum 5°C 3°C 5°C 8°C 10°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 80% 5% 50% 60% 70% 10% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High Very High Very High Very High Very High
Pollen Index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Extreme
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
10
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 9km/h
SSE
WSW 14km/h
WSW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 14km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
N 10km/h
N
NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WSW 26km/h
WSW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
N 17km/h
N
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 27km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 68% 50% 70% 33% 63% 32% 69% 35% 65% 39% 64% 26% 54% 24%
Dew Point 6°C 10°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 10°C 7°C 5°C 8°C 9°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:46 EDT
sunrise
06:13 EDT
sunset
19:24 EDT
last light
19:50 EDT
moon
set
Sun 21:36 EDT
rise
Mon 08:25 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 21
1.4°C 19°C 0.2mm
Fri
Oct 20
14.2°C 21.1°C 11.2mm
Thu
Oct 19
9.2°C 27.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
5.5°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
3.7°C 27.4°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
497.6mm
91.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
290.4mm
84 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
658.8mm
107 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
6.4°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
6.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.5°C
18th
Highest On Record
32.7°C
13th 1946
Average This Month
23.2°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
19.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.8mm
9th
Total This Month
28.4mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.4mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
161.0mm
1976
Driest On Record
2.4mm
1977
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Weather News

Police divers find two bodies in sunken Queensland fishing trawler recovery mission

00:01 EDT

Two bodies have been found in a recovery mission for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.

Storms closing in on Perth, scattering across WA

14:06 EDT

Thunderstorms are nearing Perth and will scatter across much of inland Western Australia this weekend, bringing useful rain but also threatening the region with damaging winds.

Another Soaking for Brisbane

09:37 EDT

After receiving October's monthly rainfall total in the past seven days Brisbane is set to see a further 10-20mm today.