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Canberra Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 30°C
sunny

Now

13.1°C falling
Updated at 03:00 EDT

ACT for Friday Cloudy. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.
Saturday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:10am to 5:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme].

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 13.1°C falling
Dew Point 6.0°C steady
Feels Like 11.7°C
Relative Humidity 62%
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SSE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1007.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:19 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 13.7°C
Braidwood 9.1°C
Goulburn Ap 12.6°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
11°C

9am

Clear
18°C

12pm

Clear
24°C

3pm

Clear
29°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27

Sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 32°C 34°C 35°C 29°C 31°C 33°C
Minimum 11°C 12°C 13°C 22°C 13°C 14°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 20% 70% 60% 20% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High High Very High High Very High Extreme
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 10
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
7
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 10km/h
SSE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 8km/h
E
NNE 16km/h
NNE
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 55% 23% 66% 28% 61% 32% 55% 42% 72% 46% 75% 44% 74% 30%
Dew Point 9°C 6°C 11°C 11°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 20°C 12°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 13°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:41 EDT
sunrise
06:10 EDT
sunset
20:19 EDT
last light
20:47 EDT
moon
set
Sat 14:27 EDT
rise
Sun 01:38 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 20
15.1°C 24°C 2.8mm
Thu
Jan 19
14.3°C 23.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
16.1°C 38.0°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 17
12.6°C 38.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jan 16
16.6°C 35.5°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
57.6mm
7.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
4.6mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
24.2mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.8mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
11.0°C
Jan 4
Highest Temperature
39.6°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.0°C
4th
Lowest On Record
1.6°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
14.6°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.6°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
31.9°C
+3.8°C
Long-term Average
28.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
20th
Total This Month
4.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
57.6mm
7.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
218.4mm
1995
Driest On Record
1.1mm
1947
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