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Canberra Forecast

This morning -1°C
Today 17°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

0.3°C falling
Updated at 01:40 EST

ACT for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Patches of light morning frost. Morning fog patches possible. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog and frost in the morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 0.3°C falling
Dew Point -0.3°C falling
Feels Like -2.1°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
N 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1017.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:37 EST
Sunset sunset
17:36 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 2.3°C
Braidwood 0.7°C
Goulburn Ap -0.9°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
1°C

6am

Clear
-1°C

9am

Clear
6°C

12pm

Clear
14°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 17°C 17°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 15°C
Minimum -1°C -1°C 0°C -2°C -2°C 0°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 50% 5% 20% 40% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low Moderate High Moderate Moderate Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe High Severe Severe High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction S 6km/h
S
NW 18km/h
NW
NW 6km/h
NW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSW 15km/h
SSW
SW 6km/h
SW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
NW 8km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
S 9km/h
S
NW 15km/h
NW
NW 8km/h
NW
NW 20km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 67% 40% 71% 39% 74% 45% 68% 36% 74% 41% 74% 47% 77% 40%
Dew Point 1°C 4°C 2°C 3°C 2°C 2°C 0°C 0°C 1°C 2°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 2°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:37 EST
sunset
17:36 EST
last light
18:02 EST
moon
rise
Tue 06:47 EST
set
Tue 18:06 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Aug 21
1.6°C 13°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 20
-3.0°C 13°C 0.2mm
Sat
Aug 19
-3.1°C 11.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
3.8°C 9.7°C 3.6mm
Thu
Aug 17
5.6°C 14.9°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
384.1mm
71.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
246.2mm
71 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
446.2mm
79 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.1°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-8.5°C
9th 1994
Average This Month
2.2°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
1.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.2°C
14th
Highest On Record
24.0°C
30th 1982
Average This Month
13.8°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.8mm
4th
Total This Month
46.8mm
8 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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