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Canberra Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 23°C
late_shower

Now

33.4°C falling
Updated at 13:10 EDT

ACT for Monday Mostly sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:00am to 5:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 33.4°C falling
Dew Point 16.7°C steady
Feels Like 33.6°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
WNW 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1011.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 20.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:12 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:18 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 31.7°C
Braidwood 31.6°C
Goulburn Ap 32.2°C
Mt Ginini 20.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
34°C

6pm

Mostly clear
33°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29

Late shower

Possible shower

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 35°C 29°C 30°C 33°C 34°C 31°C
Minimum 14°C 23°C 13°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 40% 60% 60% 60% 50% 30% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High High High Moderate Very High High 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 8
km/h
28
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 8km/h
NNW
NW 28km/h
NW
NW 26km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
ESE 13km/h
ESE
NE 17km/h
NE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NE 18km/h
NE
NW 8km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
E 8km/h
E
ENE 20km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 63% 36% 61% 38% 68% 43% 76% 45% 75% 41% 69% 25% 62% 29%
Dew Point 15°C 17°C 20°C 19°C 11°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 12°C 13°C 11°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:44 EDT
sunrise
06:12 EDT
sunset
20:18 EDT
last light
20:46 EDT
moon
set
Mon 16:13 EDT
rise
Tue 02:55 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
Mon
Jan 23
13.9°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
15.0°C 32.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
8.5°C 31.2°C 2.2mm
Fri
Jan 20
15.1°C 29.0°C 2.8mm
Thu
Jan 19
14.3°C 23.7°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
57.6mm
7.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
6.8mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
61.8mm
6 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.8mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
8.5°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
39.6°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.5°C
21st
Lowest On Record
1.6°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
14.3°C
+1.1°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
32.1°C
+4.0°C
Long-term Average
28.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
20th
Total This Month
6.8mm
4 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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