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Canberra Forecast

Today 10°C
Tonight -3°C
sunny

Now

9.0°C rising
Updated at 11:50 EST

ACT for Saturday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Around Canberra.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.0°C rising
Dew Point -2.6°C rising
Feels Like 6.9°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
WSW 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1018.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 8.1°C
Braidwood 7.1°C
Goulburn Ap 6.1°C
Mt Ginini -4.1°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
10°C

6pm

Clear
5°C

9pm

Clear
1°C

12am

Mostly clear
-1°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Cloudy

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 10°C 10°C 10°C 13°C 13°C 11°C 9°C
Minimum -2°C -3°C 1°C -1°C -2°C -1°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 40% 5% 20% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe High Severe Severe Severe Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 13
km/h
17
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction WSW 13km/h
WSW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
WSW 4km/h
WSW
NNW 11km/h
NNW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
WSW 9km/h
WSW
W 16km/h
W
WNW 6km/h
WNW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 27km/h
NW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
W 29km/h
W
Relative Humidity 69% 47% 79% 58% 85% 62% 79% 57% 85% 60% 87% 64% 82% 64%
Dew Point -3°C -1°C -2°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 0°C 5°C 1°C 6°C 2°C 4°C 1°C 2°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:44 EST
sunrise
07:12 EST
sunset
16:59 EST
last light
17:28 EST
moon
rise
Sat 21:49 EST
set
Sun 10:59 EST
moon
Tue
Jun 28
moon
Mon
Jul 4
moon
Tue
Jul 12
moon
Wed
Jul 20

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jun 25
-2.7°C - 1.0mm
Fri
Jun 24
4.8°C 8.9°C 1.6mm
Thu
Jun 23
7.0°C 12.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 22
7.1°C 12.5°C 1.0mm
Tue
Jun 21
8.1°C 11.9°C 0.2mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
297.5mm
48.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
356.4mm
51 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
298.6mm
47 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
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-5.5°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-8.5°C
8th 1957
Average This Month
4.4°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
1.0°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.9°C
9th
Highest On Record
20.1°C
3rd 1957
Average This Month
13.7°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
12.3°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
65.2mm
6th
Total This Month
143.8mm
16 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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