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Canberra Forecast

Tonight 14°C
Tomorrow 34°C
sunny

Now

23.4°C falling
Updated at 21:00 EDT

ACT for Tuesday Patchy fog early this morning. Sunny afternoon. Light winds.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.4°C falling
Dew Point 8.3°C rising
Feels Like 23.4°C
Relative Humidity 38%
Wind icon
N 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1016.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 9.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:12 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 23.8°C
Braidwood 18.1°C
Goulburn Ap 21.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
18°C

3am

Mostly clear
16°C

6am

Mostly clear
14°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18

Sunny

Sunny

Windy

Late shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 34°C 34°C 32°C 33°C 29°C 35°C
Minimum 14°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 30% 50% 60% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High High Very High Moderate Moderate 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 7
km/h
19
km/h
7
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
31
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 7km/h
ENE
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 31km/h
NW
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNW 10km/h
NNW
NW 21km/h
NW
E 12km/h
E
ENE 19km/h
ENE
N 9km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 70% 27% 59% 17% 38% 23% 66% 33% 52% 30% 72% 45% 63% 33%
Dew Point 14°C 10°C 14°C 6°C 10°C 10°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:12 EDT
sunrise
05:42 EDT
sunset
20:12 EDT
last light
20:42 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 02:44 EDT
set
Wed 15:29 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
16.4°C 30°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
12.0°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
10.9°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
7.8°C 25.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
12.0°C 22.5°C 6.2mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
618.2mm
109.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
462.8mm
111 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
740.2mm
120 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.2mm
Dec 2
Lowest Temperature
-8.7°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.8°C
9th
Lowest On Record
0.3°C
6th 2012
Average This Month
12.2°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
1st
Highest On Record
39.2°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
24.0°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
26.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
72.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.0mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
215.2mm
1947
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1967
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.