you are not logged in | login or join us

Lawson Weather

  RSS

35.23°S 149.10°E 596m AMSL

Canberra Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 14°C
Possible shower

Now

11.5°C falling
Updated at 05:00 EST

ACT for Wednesday Cloudy. The chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Rainfall amount: 0 to 0. 2 mm Around Canberra.

Currently at Canberra Ap

Temperature 11.5°C falling
Dew Point 6.6°C rising
Feels Like 9.4°C
Relative Humidity 72%
Wind icon
NNW 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1015.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Wednesday

Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:19 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 11.8°C
Braidwood 8.9°C
Goulburn Ap 9.6°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

mostly cloudy

6am

Mostly cloudy
6°C
possible shower

9am

Slight chance shower
8°C
mostly cloudy

12pm

Mostly cloudy
13°C
mostly clear

3pm

Mostly clear
14°C
powered by Opticast

ACT Weather Warnings

There are no warnings current.

New South Wales/ACT weather update

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jul 30
Thu
Jul 31
Fri
Aug 1
Sat
Aug 2
Sun
Aug 3
Mon
Aug 4
Tue
Aug 5
possible shower
Possible shower
windy with showers
Windy with showers
possible shower
Possible shower
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
frost then sunny
Frost then sunny
Maximum 14°C 17°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum 5°C 5°C 2°C -2°C -3°C -3°C -3°C
Chance of Rain 40% 80% 60% 5% 5% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Slight Moderate Severe Severe Severe Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
42
km/h
21
km/h
31
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
19
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 28km/h
NW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
NNW 42km/h
NNW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 31km/h
NW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
NW 4km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NW 19km/h
NW
NW 6km/h
NW
NW 18km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 100% 70% 78% 43% 76% 52% 76% 41% 78% 42% 80% 48% 86% 51%
Dew Point 8°C 8°C 6°C 4°C 0°C 0°C -2°C -2°C 0°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 2°C 4°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
06:34 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
17:19 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
rise
Wed 08:26 EST
set
Wed 20:24 EST
moon
Mon
Aug 4
moon
Mon
Aug 11
moon
Sun
Aug 17
moon
Tue
Aug 26

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 29
1.4°C 17°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 28
-2.5°C 13.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 27
-3.8°C 14.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 26
0.6°C 13.1°C 0.2mm
Fri
Jul 25
-0.9°C 15.7°C 0.4mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Jul
338.4mm
59.6 day(s)
total for 2014
333.4mm
62 day(s)
total to this day 2013
273.4mm
59 day(s)
wettest day
33.2mm
Feb 20
lowest temperature
-5.3°C
Jul 20
highest temperature
40.2°C
Jan 15

Canberra Ap Almanac

July minimum temperature
lowest this month
-5.3°C
20th
lowest on record
-10.0°C
11th 1971
average this month
-0.6°C
-0.5°C
long-term average
-0.1°C
July maximum temperature
highest this month
17.0°C
29th
highest on record
19.7°C
29th 1975
average this month
12.0°C
+0.6°C
long-term average
11.4°C
July rainfall
wettest this month
10.8mm
16th
total this month
16.2mm
11 day(s)
long-term average
41.2mm
11.5 day(s)
wettest on record
121.0mm
1993
driest on record
3.8mm
1982

Lawson Weather

Current Conditions

Forecasts

» Lawson Weather on your Mobile

Site search


Enter a postcode or town name for local weather, or text to search the site. » advanced search

Flash flooding in north-west after Tasmania cleans up from 'tornado-like' winds

ABC image 20:05 EST Homes have been inundated by flash flooding in northern Tasmania just hours after the north-west was pounded by severe winds that left a trail of destruction and caused widespread power cuts.

Help with Weatherzone