Fairfax Media Network

Lawson Weather


35.23°S 149.10°E 596m AMSL

Canberra Forecast

This morning 1°C
Today 13°C
possible_shower

Now

3.3°C steady
Updated at 07:50 EST

ACT for Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, mainly in the morning. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm Chance of any rain: 60% Around Canberra.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 3.3°C steady
Dew Point 0.9°C falling
Feels Like 0.0°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
SE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1007.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:00 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 2.4°C
Braidwood -1.0°C
Goulburn Ap 6.5°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance shower
5°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
10°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
12°C

6pm

Mostly clear
8°C

ACT Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1
Thu
Jun 2
Fri
Jun 3

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 13°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C
Minimum 1°C -1°C -3°C 0°C 4°C 2°C 3°C
Chance of Rain 40% 10% 30% 90% 90% 50% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk High Severe Severe High Slight Moderate Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 7
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction W 7km/h
W
WSW 21km/h
WSW
W 10km/h
W
W 21km/h
W
SSW 8km/h
SSW
NE 15km/h
NE
SE 11km/h
SE
E 22km/h
E
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 84% 50% 81% 42% 72% 38% 85% 65% 90% 67% 89% 61% 87% 63%
Dew Point 3°C 2°C 1°C 2°C 0°C 2°C 6°C 9°C 6°C 9°C 5°C 9°C 5°C 9°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:33 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
17:00 EST
last light
17:28 EST
moon
set
Sat 11:38 EST
rise
Sat 22:53 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 27
7.0°C 12°C 3.8mm
Thu
May 26
5.8°C 12.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 25
-0.7°C 14.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 24
5.0°C 15.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 23
6.6°C 17.0°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
256.6mm
37.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
212.4mm
34 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
243.6mm
37 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.2mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
-0.7°C
May 25
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.7°C
25th
Lowest On Record
-7.5°C
30th 1976
Average This Month
5.6°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.9°C
7th
Highest On Record
24.5°C
10th 1967
Average This Month
18.0°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
28.2mm
9th
Total This Month
47.4mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.9mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
149.6mm
1953
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1982
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Severe weather warning cancelled for South Australia as wild weather eases

22:08 EST

A severe weather warning for parts of South Australia has been cancelled after a day of wet and windy weather.

Wild weather causing havoc over SA

17:13 EST

Southern parts of South Australia are battling the wind and rain.

Heavy rain continues across South Australia, further flooding unlikely

16:44 EST

Adelaide is poised to smash its May rainfall average as the city braces for further heavy rain.