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Canberra Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 4°C
sunny

Now

21.1°C rising
Updated at 13:20 EST

ACT for Friday Sunny. Winds NW 20 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Around Canberra.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.1°C rising
Dew Point 7.3°C falling
Feels Like 21.1°C
Relative Humidity 41%
Wind icon
NNW 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1018.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 7.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:44 EST
Sunset sunset
17:15 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 20.3°C
Braidwood 22.2°C
Goulburn Ap 20.8°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
23°C

6pm

Clear
17°C

9pm

Clear
11°C

12am

Clear
8°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10
Wed
May 11
Thu
May 12

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 23°C 21°C 18°C 20°C 17°C 16°C 17°C
Minimum 5°C 4°C 9°C 12°C 8°C 4°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 20% 90% 90% 90% 50% 40% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
17
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
32
km/h
19
km/h
29
km/h
19
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 9km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
WNW 5km/h
WNW
NW 14km/h
NW
N 11km/h
N
NNW 23km/h
NNW
NNW 19km/h
NNW
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 29km/h
W
WSW 19km/h
WSW
WSW 27km/h
WSW
Relative Humidity 71% 40% 69% 35% 84% 78% 91% 74% 77% 59% 75% 51% 75% 53%
Dew Point 7°C 9°C 6°C 5°C 10°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 7°C 9°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 8°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:18 EST
sunrise
06:44 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:42 EST
moon
set
Fri 17:04 EST
rise
Sat 06:47 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 6
1.3°C - 0.0mm
Thu
May 5
0.2°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 4
11.7°C 17.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 3
6.2°C 19.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 2
4.6°C 16.1°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
256.6mm
37.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
171.8mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
231.4mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.2mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
0.2°C
May 5
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.2°C
5th
Lowest On Record
-7.5°C
30th 1976
Average This Month
5.7°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
24.5°C
10th 1967
Average This Month
18.7°C
+3.1°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.8mm
1st
Total This Month
6.8mm
1 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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