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Canberra Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 28°C
late_shower

Now

12.2°C falling
Updated at 04:30 EDT

ACT for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.2°C falling
Dew Point 11.3°C falling
Feels Like 11.8°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
SE 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1023.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:49 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:42 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 11.9°C
Braidwood 11.0°C
Goulburn Ap 14.1°C
Mt Ginini 8.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
14°C

9am

Mostly clear
19°C

12pm

Mostly clear
26°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
28°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5
Mon
Mar 6
Tue
Mar 7

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Late shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 27°C 26°C 23°C 25°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 13°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 11°C 9°C
Chance of Rain 40% 90% 80% 90% 70% 20% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme 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
22
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
7
km/h
21
km/h
13
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 6km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SSE 7km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 25km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 73% 40% 74% 50% 78% 53% 81% 62% 76% 48% 69% 39% 72% 38%
Dew Point 14°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 16°C 13°C 14°C 10°C 11°C 9°C 10°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:23 EDT
sunrise
06:49 EDT
sunset
19:42 EDT
last light
20:08 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 09:14 EDT
set
Wed 21:24 EDT
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 28
9.7°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 27
9.3°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 26
10.5°C 24.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
15.1°C 21.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
14.8°C 33.7°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
168.7mm
21.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
29.0mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
129.8mm
15 Day(s)
Wettest Day
6.8mm
Feb 2
Lowest Temperature
2.8°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
Lowest On Record
-1.1°C
24th 1967
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
10.7°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
37.5°C
13th 1998
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
24.5°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.7mm
7.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
312.2mm
1950
Driest On Record
1.3mm
1954
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