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Canberra Forecast

Today 9°C
Tonight -3°C
showers

Now

6.9°C rising
Updated at 10:50 EST

ACT for Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of a few showers this morning, persisting into the afternoon. Winds N/NW 20 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Around Canberra.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 6.9°C rising
Dew Point 3.5°C rising
Feels Like 2.4°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
NW 31km/h rising
Wind Gusts 37km/h
Pressure 1012.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:55 EST
Sunset sunset
17:23 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 6.5°C
Braidwood 4.6°C
Goulburn Ap 4.8°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Intermittent rain
8°C

3pm

Drizzle
9°C

6pm

Mostly clear
5°C

9pm

Mostly clear
3°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9
Mon
Aug 10
Tue
Aug 11

Showers

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 9°C 11°C 13°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 11°C
Minimum -2°C -3°C -4°C -2°C -2°C -1°C -1°C
Chance of Rain 80% 20% 5% 20% 50% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index High Moderate Moderate Low Low High Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 22
km/h
27
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
3
km/h
9
km/h
4
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 22km/h
WNW
W 27km/h
W
SW 12km/h
SW
W 18km/h
W
W 7km/h
W
W 12km/h
W
SSE 3km/h
SSE
N 9km/h
N
NNE 4km/h
NNE
NW 16km/h
NW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NW 28km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 84% 65% 89% 51% 97% 46% 91% 55% 93% 55% 87% 54% 96% 55%
Dew Point 1°C 3°C 0°C 1°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 3°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 2°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:29 EST
sunrise
06:55 EST
sunset
17:23 EST
last light
17:50 EST
moon
rise
Wed 22:55 EST
set
Thu 10:32 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 5
0.0°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 4
-5.3°C 8.9°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 3
3.8°C 11.1°C 1.2mm
Sun
Aug 2
7.4°C 14.6°C 31.4mm
Sat
Aug 1
2.3°C 15.1°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
384.1mm
71.1 Day(s)
Total For 2015
368.6mm
64 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
334.4mm
64 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.2mm
Apr 8
Lowest Temperature
-7.0°C
Jun 2
Highest Temperature
35.2°C
Jan 2

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-5.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
-8.5°C
9th 1994
Average This Month
1.6°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
1.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
15.1°C
1st
Highest On Record
24.0°C
30th 1982
Average This Month
12.4°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
31.4mm
2nd
Total This Month
32.6mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.7mm
11.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
156.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
2.0mm
1994
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