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Canberra Forecast

This morning 1°C
Today 13°C

Now

3.2°C falling
Updated at 06:30 EST

ACT for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Rainfall amount: 0 mm Around Canberra.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 3.2°C falling
Dew Point -2.9°C falling
Feels Like 0.7°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
S 9km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1016.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / 0.0mm

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 4.3°C
Braidwood 4.1°C
Goulburn Ap 2.5°C
Mt Ginini -4.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

NA

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
8°C

12pm

Mostly clear
12°C

3pm

Mostly clear
13°C

6pm

Mostly clear
8°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 05:12 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for the ACT, South West Slopes, Snowy Mountains, South Coast and the Southern, Central and Northern Tablelands

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 3
Thu
Sep 4
Fri
Sep 5
Sat
Sep 6
Sun
Sep 7
Mon
Sep 8
Tue
Sep 9

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 19°C 18°C
Minimum 1°C 0°C 1°C 0°C 1°C 0°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 90% 20% 5% 30% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low Low Moderate Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High High High High High High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
26
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction S 20km/h
S
S 26km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
E 19km/h
E
ESE 5km/h
ESE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNW 23km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 63% 39% 66% 39% 74% 52% 82% 49% 80% 42% 72% 35% 75% 48%
Dew Point 1°C -1°C 2°C 1°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 7°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonrise moonset Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:55 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:11 EST
moon
rise
Wed 11:31 EST
set
Thu 01:51 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Sep 2
6.2°C 12°C 1.4mm
Mon
Sep 1
-1.7°C 18.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 31
0.0°C 17.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 30
1.1°C 17.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 29
-0.9°C 17.5°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
437.0mm
81.5 Day(s)
Total For 2014
361.6mm
71 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
300.6mm
70 Day(s)
Wettest Day
33.2mm
Feb 20
Lowest Temperature
-7.6°C
Aug 5
Highest Temperature
40.2°C
Jan 15

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-6.8°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
2.2°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
3.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
28.6°C
26th 1965
Average This Month
15.4°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
1.4mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.4mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
150.6mm
1978
Driest On Record
3.0mm
1994
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18:11 EST

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Rains fall across Mallee over weekend but farmers want more

16:36 EST

Broadacre crop growers in the Mallee region of South Australia and Victoria could be able to minimise losses from severe frost if they get more decent rain.

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15:08 EST

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