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Canberra Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 9°C
windy

Now

29.0°C falling
Updated at 15:40 EST

ACT for Saturday Mostly sunny day. Slight chance of a shower in the evening. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.0°C falling
Dew Point -0.2°C rising
Feels Like 27.4°C
Relative Humidity 15%
Wind icon
NW 37km/h steady
Wind Gusts 41km/h
Pressure 1001.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 46.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:52 EST
Sunset sunset
18:00 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 28.8°C
Braidwood -
Goulburn Ap 29.1°C
Mt Ginini 17.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
20°C

12am

Mostly clear
15°C

3am

Mostly clear
12°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Sep 23
Sun
Sep 24
Mon
Sep 25
Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29

Windy

Windy

Possible shower

Sunny

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 21°C 17°C 19°C 22°C 17°C 18°C
Minimum 7°C 9°C 5°C 2°C 3°C 7°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 5% 20% 80% 40% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Pollen Index High Moderate Moderate Moderate Low Low Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Nil Slight Moderate Moderate Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
32
km/h
23
km/h
38
km/h
26
km/h
34
km/h
11
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
29
km/h
19
km/h
31
km/h
19
km/h
31
km/h
Wind Direction N 12km/h
N
NNW 32km/h
NNW
NW 23km/h
NW
WNW 38km/h
WNW
WNW 26km/h
WNW
W 34km/h
W
WNW 11km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
NE 11km/h
NE
NW 29km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
Relative Humidity 37% 20% 49% 27% 52% 37% 52% 25% 62% 35% 72% 48% 62% 36%
Dew Point 3°C 4°C 4°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 1°C -1°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 4°C 3°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:27 EST
sunrise
05:52 EST
sunset
18:00 EST
last light
18:25 EST
moon
set
Sat 20:54 EST
rise
Sun 08:15 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Sep 23
1.3°C 30°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
1.1°C 25°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
-1.1°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
-4.1°C 18.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
2.8°C 14.9°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
436.2mm
81.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
254.4mm
77 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
589.2mm
94 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.2mm
May 20
Lowest Temperature
-8.7°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-6.1°C
17th
Lowest On Record
-6.8°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
1.2°C
-2.0°C
Long-term Average
3.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
23rd
Highest On Record
28.6°C
26th 1965
Average This Month
17.5°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
6th
Total This Month
5.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.1mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
150.6mm
1978
Driest On Record
3.0mm
1994
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Weather News

Sydney sizzles as September heat record broken in NSW

14:14 EST

A new September record for New South Wales has been broken and total fire bans remain in place across half of the state as an unseasonal heatwave takes hold.

Fronts and troughs leading to seesaw temperatures in southeast Australia

14:11 EST

Cloud cover and wind direction changes are conspiring to make for very fast changes in temperature over parts of Victoria and NSW on Saturday.

Spring heatwave hits east coast, with temperatures soaring in New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria

13:54 EST

The east coast of Australia is facing a spring heatwave this weekend, with temperatures soaring past 40 degrees Celsius in some areas of the country.