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Canberra Forecast

This morning 2°C
Today 10°C
rain

Now

7.8°C rising
Updated at 08:20 EST

ACT for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely from late this morning. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 8 to 20 mm Chance of any rain: 95% Around Canberra Sun protection 10:30am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 7.8°C rising
Dew Point 5.4°C rising
Feels Like 6.6°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
Calm falling
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1014.7hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:33 EST
Sunset sunset
17:38 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 7.3°C
Braidwood 6.3°C
Goulburn Ap 6.4°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance shower
7°C

12pm

Shower
10°C

3pm

Rain
9°C

6pm

Rain
6°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 24
Thu
Aug 25
Fri
Aug 26
Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30

Rain

Late shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 10°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 17°C 15°C
Minimum 2°C 2°C -2°C -3°C -2°C 2°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 10% 40% 30% 30% 70%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low Low Low Moderate High Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate Moderate Severe Severe Severe Moderate Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
18
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
24
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SE 10km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
WSW 8km/h
WSW
W 17km/h
W
SSW 9km/h
SSW
SW 13km/h
SW
NW 7km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 12km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 13km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 81% 74% 82% 47% 74% 41% 76% 45% 74% 52% 72% 49% 80% 55%
Dew Point 4°C 5°C 3°C 1°C 0°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 1°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 8°C 6°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:07 EST
sunrise
06:33 EST
sunset
17:38 EST
last light
18:04 EST
moon
set
Wed 10:17 EST
rise
Thu 00:04 EST
moon
Thu
Aug 25
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 23
4.1°C 14°C 4.4mm
Mon
Aug 22
1.1°C 13.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 21
3.9°C 12.8°C 1.2mm
Sat
Aug 20
4.1°C 10.4°C 7.6mm
Fri
Aug 19
-0.8°C 19.2°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
384.1mm
71.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
450.6mm
80 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
374.6mm
69 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.2mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
-5.5°C
Jun 15
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-4.4°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-8.5°C
9th 1994
Average This Month
1.0°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
1.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.2°C
19th
Highest On Record
24.0°C
30th 1982
Average This Month
14.1°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.6mm
20th
Total This Month
22.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.7mm
11.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
156.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
2.0mm
1994
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