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Canberra Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 34°C
sunny

Now

15.9°C rising
Updated at 03:10 EDT

ACT for Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon, with the chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NW 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.9°C rising
Dew Point 15.6°C rising
Feels Like 15.9°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1015.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:12 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 14.7°C
Braidwood 16.1°C
Goulburn Ap 14.8°C
Mt Ginini 13.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
14°C

9am

Clear
22°C

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly clear
34°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Sunny

Windy

Late shower

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 34°C 32°C 33°C 29°C 35°C 34°C
Minimum 14°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 50% 50% 40% 50% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High Very High Moderate Moderate Very High Extreme Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 7
km/h
24
km/h
19
km/h
32
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 7km/h
WNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
E 12km/h
E
N 19km/h
N
NNW 10km/h
NNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
E 11km/h
E
ENE 19km/h
ENE
N 8km/h
N
NW 19km/h
NW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 25km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 57% 16% 41% 23% 67% 38% 53% 28% 70% 46% 65% 31% 50% 27%
Dew Point 13°C 5°C 11°C 10°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 12°C 14°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 13°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:12 EDT
sunrise
05:42 EDT
sunset
20:12 EDT
last light
20:42 EDT
moon
set
Wed 15:29 EDT
rise
Thu 03:16 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
16.4°C 30°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
12.0°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
10.9°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
7.8°C 25.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
12.0°C 22.5°C 6.2mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
618.2mm
109.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
462.8mm
111 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
740.2mm
120 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.2mm
Dec 2
Lowest Temperature
-8.7°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.8°C
9th
Lowest On Record
0.3°C
6th 2012
Average This Month
12.2°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
1st
Highest On Record
39.2°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
24.0°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
26.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
72.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.0mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
215.2mm
1947
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1967
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Weather News

Oppressive heat targets northern WA

16:29 EDT

Some northern parts of Western Australia will experience an extreme heatwave this week as temperatures climb into the mid forties for a number of days.

Sweaty week ahead in Sydney

13:34 EDT

The Sydney Basin's first 40C of the season will occur this week and the city could experience its warmest spell of December days in 17 years.

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.