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Canberra Forecast

This morning -1°C
Today 14°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

2.6°C rising
Updated at 06:00 EST

ACT for Wednesday Cloudy. Light winds.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 2.6°C rising
Dew Point 0.7°C rising
Feels Like -1.1°C
Relative Humidity 87%
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NNE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:37 EST
Sunset sunset
17:36 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong -0.2°C
Braidwood 0.4°C
Goulburn Ap 2.7°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
5°C

12pm

Mostly clear
12°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
9°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly cloudy

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 14°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 15°C
Minimum -1°C -1°C 0°C 2°C 5°C 3°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 50% 10% 40% 90% 80% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Very High High Very High Moderate Moderate Very High Very High
Frost Risk Severe Severe High Moderate Slight Moderate High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction W 9km/h
W
NW 14km/h
NW
E 8km/h
E
NE 16km/h
NE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
S 9km/h
S
WSW 16km/h
WSW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
NW 15km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 75% 44% 76% 43% 76% 40% 80% 66% 89% 68% 82% 50% 74% 42%
Dew Point 2°C 2°C 2°C 1°C 4°C 2°C 5°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 5°C 5°C 2°C 2°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:37 EST
sunset
17:36 EST
last light
18:02 EST
moon
rise
Wed 13:51 EST
set
Thu 04:21 EST
moon
Sun
Aug 26
moon
Mon
Sep 3
moon
Mon
Sep 10
moon
Mon
Sep 17

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 21
2.6°C 13°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 20
-5.7°C 11.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 19
2.7°C 10.6°C 3.4mm
Sat
Aug 18
-0.5°C 11.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 17
-5.5°C 13.4°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
384.1mm
71.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
225.8mm
52 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
246.2mm
71 Day(s)
Wettest Day
64.4mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
-7.4°C
Jul 23
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Jan 7

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-5.7°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-8.5°C
9th 1994
Average This Month
1.0°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
1.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
24.0°C
30th 1982
Average This Month
13.8°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
13.8mm
4th
Total This Month
27.0mm
5 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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Weather News

Fires to fizzle thanks to biggest rain in months

16:39 EST

The biggest rain in months due to scatter across parts of Queensland and New South Wales later this week will be far from drought breaking, but it will improve air quality, help shrink bushfires and reduce fire danger for weeks to come.

A shivery start for QLD and NSW

15:46 EST

Parts of Queensland and New South Wales experienced their coldest morning in years, unusually cold for this time of year.

A scattering of storms for southwest WA

14:39 EST

Storms look like sparking up later today over parts of the southwest as a low pressure system approaches.