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Canberra Forecast

Tonight 3°C
Tomorrow 15°C
clearing_shower

Now

8.7°C falling
Updated at 19:50 EST

ACT for Monday Mostly clear. Light winds. Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h. Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm Chance of any rain: 60%.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:10am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 8.7°C falling
Dew Point 2.1°C rising
Feels Like 5.5°C
Relative Humidity 63%
Wind icon
WNW 22km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1012.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:47 EST
Sunset sunset
18:03 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 8.9°C
Braidwood 8.3°C
Goulburn Ap 7.5°C
Mt Ginini -0.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
7°C

12am

Mostly clear
5°C

3am

Slight chance shower
4°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
4°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Mon 09:34 EST
Minor to Moderate Flood Warning for the Murrumbidgee River downstream of Wagga Wagga

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Sep 26
Tue
Sep 27
Wed
Sep 28
Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2

Sunny

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Rain

Showers

Possible shower

Sunny
Maximum 15°C 15°C 18°C 12°C 10°C 14°C 21°C
Minimum 3°C 3°C 0°C 7°C 2°C 4°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 50% 10% 90% 90% 90% 60% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index High Moderate Low Low Low Moderate Low
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate High Nil Moderate Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 13
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
23
km/h
32
km/h
28
km/h
32
km/h
28
km/h
33
km/h
17
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NW 13km/h
NW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
W 25km/h
W
NW 6km/h
NW
N 17km/h
N
NNE 23km/h
NNE
NW 32km/h
NW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
NW 32km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WNW 33km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
NW 26km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 67% 47% 62% 43% 67% 46% 91% 78% 88% 82% 84% 64% 73% 47%
Dew Point 3°C 3°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 6°C 8°C 7°C 3°C 7°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 10°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:20 EST
sunrise
05:45 EST
sunset
18:04 EST
last light
18:29 EST
moon
rise
Tue 03:27 EST
set
Tue 14:31 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
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Oct 16
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Oct 23

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Sep 26
2.5°C 15°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 25
10.2°C 18.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 24
2.7°C 19.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 23
5.5°C 18.2°C 0.2mm
Thu
Sep 22
6.9°C 14.9°C 24.2mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
436.2mm
81.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
589.2mm
94 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
416.4mm
76 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.2mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
-5.5°C
Jun 15
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.4°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-6.8°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
5.1°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
3.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
28.6°C
26th 1965
Average This Month
16.0°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
115.2mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.1mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
150.6mm
1978
Driest On Record
3.0mm
1994
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Weather News

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18:57 EST

Farmers across Western Australia's grain growing regions have been dealt a bitter blow, with their hopes of record crops dashed by frost just weeks before harvest.

Adelaide weather: Heavy rain forecast to drench city and Hills as 'storm force' winds predicted

17:59 EST

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NSW weather: Premier Mike Baird visits Forbes and warns of further flooding

16:46 EST

New South Wales Premier Mike Baird has toured the flood-hit town of Forbes, in the state's central west, where he has thanked State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers for their efforts.