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Canberra Forecast

Today 11°C
Tonight -2°C
mostly_sunny

Now

6.2°C rising
Updated at 09:50 EST

ACT for Sunday Mostly sunny. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Around Canberra Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 6.2°C rising
Dew Point -0.5°C rising
Feels Like 5.1°C
Relative Humidity 62%
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SW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1018.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:12 EST
Sunset sunset
16:59 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 3.0°C
Braidwood 5.2°C
Goulburn Ap 6.9°C
Mt Ginini -2.0°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
9°C

3pm

Mostly clear
10°C

6pm

Mostly clear
5°C

9pm

Mostly clear
3°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jun 25
Mon
Jun 26
Tue
Jun 27
Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 11°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 12°C
Minimum 1°C -2°C -3°C -2°C -1°C -1°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 60% 40% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
26
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7
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5
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14
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4
km/h
13
km/h
6
km/h
14
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17
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14
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Wind Direction WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WNW 7km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
ESE 5km/h
ESE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
WSW 4km/h
WSW
NW 13km/h
NW
W 6km/h
W
WSW 14km/h
WSW
SW 10km/h
SW
SSW 17km/h
SSW
SSW 9km/h
SSW
ESE 14km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 83% 50% 91% 53% 91% 59% 91% 57% 93% 63% 85% 57% 88% 58%
Dew Point 1°C 1°C 0°C 3°C 1°C 4°C 1°C 4°C 2°C 4°C 1°C 4°C 3°C 4°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:44 EST
sunrise
07:12 EST
sunset
16:59 EST
last light
17:27 EST
moon
set
Sun 18:23 EST
rise
Mon 08:48 EST
moon
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Jul 1
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Jul 23

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jun 25
-4°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 24
0.1°C 14°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jun 23
-2.9°C 13°C 0.4mm
Thu
Jun 22
-0.4°C 13.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 21
-2.4°C 14.7°C 0.2mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
297.5mm
48.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
182.2mm
52 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
356.4mm
51 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.2mm
May 20
Lowest Temperature
-5.1°C
Jun 2
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-5.1°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
-8.5°C
8th 1957
Average This Month
-1.1°C
-2.1°C
Long-term Average
1.0°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
17.2°C
8th
Highest On Record
20.1°C
3rd 1957
Average This Month
13.9°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
9th
Total This Month
2.2mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.9mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
126.0mm
1956
Driest On Record
4.0mm
1979
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Weather News

Skyrocketing beanies caused by winter

15:00 EST

We're now past the shortest day of the year and well into winter, so just how wintry is it in southeastern Australia? A weak cold front has just clipped Victoria and southeastern New South Wales, bringing with it frequent showers and fresh winds.

Either humid or calm - tricky month for drying clothes

12:39 EST

So far this winter much of southeastern Australian has either been too humid or too calm for the washing to dry as fast as it would normally at this time of year.

SA Power Networks paid $18.5m in compensation for December blackout

08:39 EST

A new report shows SA Power Networks paid more than $18.5 million to households that lost power in The figure was included in two reports released by the Essential Services Commission of SA (ESCOSA) into the December storm, and the .