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Canberra Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 28°C
showers

Now

18.4°C falling
Updated at 07:30 EDT

ACT for Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and early evening. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h turning N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.4°C falling
Dew Point 16.6°C falling
Feels Like 18.4°C
Relative Humidity 89%
Wind icon
N 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1015.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.2mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:14 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 18.6°C
Braidwood 15.9°C
Goulburn Ap 17.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

6pm

Mostly clear
28°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Showers

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 31°C 30°C 34°C 36°C 32°C 29°C
Minimum 17°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 19°C 20°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 50% 30% 30% 30% 40% 40% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Very High Very High Moderate Very High Very High Very High Very High
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
20
km/h
6
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
28
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 10km/h
ENE
N 20km/h
N
WNW 6km/h
WNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ENE 17km/h
ENE
NNE 7km/h
NNE
NW 18km/h
NW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NW 30km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNE 20km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 77% 46% 55% 27% 68% 42% 68% 32% 51% 22% 47% 32% 52% 27%
Dew Point 15°C 15°C 14°C 10°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 10°C 9°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:13 EDT
sunrise
05:42 EDT
sunset
20:14 EDT
last light
20:44 EDT
moon
set
Sat 18:17 EDT
rise
Sun 05:01 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
Thu
Dec 14
13.6°C 33°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
12.5°C 32.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
16.4°C 30.6°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

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
743.2mm
121 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
12.3°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
39.2°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
25.3°C
-0.9°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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