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Canberra Forecast

Today 19°C
Tonight 6°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.4°C falling
Updated at 16:20 EST

ACT for Monday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 2 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.4°C falling
Dew Point 8.6°C rising
Feels Like 16.4°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
NW 27km/h steady
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1015.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 5.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EST
Sunset sunset
17:21 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 16.5°C
Braidwood 15.6°C
Goulburn Ap 16.4°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
15°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
12°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4
Fri
May 5
Sat
May 6
Sun
May 7

Mostly sunny

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 19°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 17°C
Minimum 4°C 6°C 2°C 1°C 3°C 5°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 5% 30% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Moderate High Moderate Slight Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
25
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 25km/h
NW
WNW 9km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 6km/h
SE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
E 4km/h
E
N 11km/h
N
NW 8km/h
NW
NW 17km/h
NW
W 6km/h
W
W 12km/h
W
Relative Humidity 83% 57% 81% 59% 67% 47% 80% 53% 87% 53% 84% 54% 81% 47%
Dew Point 9°C 10°C 8°C 9°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 7°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 8°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:13 EST
sunrise
06:39 EST
sunset
17:21 EST
last light
17:47 EST
moon
set
Mon 21:56 EST
rise
Tue 12:17 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
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Thu
May 11
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Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
May 1
1.5°C 20°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 30
3.1°C 18.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 29
-1.4°C 17.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 28
-1.8°C 16.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 27
2.7°C 13.9°C 4.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
256.6mm
37.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
145.8mm
37 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
171.8mm
29 Day(s)
Wettest Day
22.8mm
Mar 22
Lowest Temperature
-1.8°C
Apr 28
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
1.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-7.5°C
30th 1976
Average This Month
1.5°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
24.5°C
10th 1967
Average This Month
20.0°C
+4.4°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.9mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
149.6mm
1953
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1982
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Weather News

No Perth rain in April for first time since 1982

14:58 EST

No rain fell in Perth at all during the month of April for only the fourth time in the past 140 years, according to the Bureau of Meteorology.

Will we have a good snow season this year?

10:45 EST

There were two decent rounds of alpine snow last month and much of Australia's southeast shivered through their coldest temperatures in at least six months last week.

Colder showery change moving through southern states

16:08 EST

A front is bringing a colder showery change to southern Australia, dropping temperatures by five-to-10 degrees.