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Canberra Forecast

This morning 4°C
Today 10°C
showers

Now

6.4°C falling
Updated at 00:10 EST

ACT for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Small hail possible. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 10 to 20 mm Chance of any rain: 80% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:20am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 6.4°C falling
Dew Point 3.9°C rising
Feels Like 2.2°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
NNW 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 997.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 7.6mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EST
Sunset sunset
18:06 EST

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Tuggeranong 5.8°C
Braidwood 6.1°C
Goulburn Ap 5.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

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NSW/ACT - Thu 17:02 EST
Moderate to Major Flood Warning for the Murrumbidgee River

NSW/ACT - Thu 15:00 EST
Flood Watch for inland river valleys (Murrumbidgee, Macquarie, Bogan, Namoi, Murray, Paroo, Warrego, Culgoa and Barwon rivers)

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5
Thu
Oct 6

Showers

Possible shower

Sunny

Showers

Possible shower

Windy

Mostly sunny
Maximum 10°C 13°C 21°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 21°C
Minimum 4°C 5°C 4°C 10°C 6°C 7°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 30% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate High High High
Pollen Index Low High Low Low Low Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 29
km/h
32
km/h
28
km/h
32
km/h
16
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
35
km/h
31
km/h
40
km/h
29
km/h
38
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 29km/h
NNW
NW 32km/h
NW
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
NW 16km/h
NW
NNW 29km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
WNW 35km/h
WNW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
WNW 40km/h
WNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 88% 80% 82% 76% 74% 45% 90% 65% 78% 64% 75% 51% 68% 43%
Dew Point 6°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 9°C 11°C 9°C 5°C 9°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 8°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:15 EST
sunrise
05:41 EST
sunset
18:06 EST
last light
18:31 EST
moon
rise
Fri 05:16 EST
set
Fri 17:22 EST
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Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 29
4.9°C 15°C 13.4mm
Wed
Sep 28
-1.1°C 16.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
3.3°C 14.3°C 1.6mm
Mon
Sep 26
2.5°C 15.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 25
10.2°C 18.3°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
436.2mm
81.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
604.2mm
96 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

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.1°C
28th
Lowest On Record
-6.8°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
4.8°C
+1.6°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
15.9°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
130.2mm
13 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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