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Canberra Forecast

Today 14°C
Tonight 1°C
possible_shower

Now

9.2°C rising
Updated at 10:40 EST

ACT for Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Possible rainfall: 2 to 8 mm Chance of any rain: 60% Around Canberra.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.2°C rising
Dew Point 8.6°C rising
Feels Like 7.2°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
WNW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1007.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 9.6°C
Braidwood 11.4°C
Goulburn Ap 10.4°C
Mt Ginini 0.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Rain
13°C

3pm

Rain
13°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
11°C

9pm

Mostly clear
9°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Sep 3
Fri
Sep 4
Sat
Sep 5
Sun
Sep 6
Mon
Sep 7
Tue
Sep 8
Wed
Sep 9

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 14°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 17°C 15°C 16°C
Minimum 6°C 1°C 0°C 3°C 4°C 1°C 2°C
Chance of Rain 90% 10% 40% 80% 50% 40% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low Moderate Moderate Low High Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil High High Moderate Slight High Moderate
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
22
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
4
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
29
km/h
12
km/h
26
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NW 10km/h
NW
W 22km/h
W
WNW 7km/h
WNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NNW 4km/h
NNW
NW 15km/h
NW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
N 20km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NW 29km/h
NW
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 26km/h
NW
NW 7km/h
NW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 88% 67% 85% 49% 83% 42% 84% 50% 80% 54% 81% 49% 78% 48%
Dew Point 8°C 7°C 5°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 7°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 3°C 4°C 5°C 5°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:55 EST
sunrise
06:21 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:11 EST
moon
rise
Thu 22:54 EST
set
Fri 09:56 EST
moon
Sat
Sep 5
moon
Sun
Sep 13
moon
Mon
Sep 21
moon
Mon
Sep 28

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Sep 3
4.4°C - 7.6mm
Wed
Sep 2
-2.8°C 16.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 1
-3.1°C 14.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 31
-3.0°C 15.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 30
-2.9°C 14.5°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
436.2mm
81.4 Day(s)
Total For 2015
410.4mm
74 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
361.8mm
72 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.2mm
Apr 8
Lowest Temperature
-7.0°C
Jun 2
Highest Temperature
35.2°C
Jan 2

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-6.8°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
-0.5°C
-3.7°C
Long-term Average
3.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
16.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
28.6°C
26th 1965
Average This Month
15.5°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
7.6mm
1 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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