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Canberra Forecast

Tonight 1°C
Tomorrow 10°C
possible_shower

Now

5.5°C rising
Updated at 23:20 EST

ACT for Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, mainly at night. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h. Mostly sunny. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h. Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm Chance of any rain: 60% Around Canberra Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 5.5°C rising
Dew Point 4.5°C falling
Feels Like 1.1°C
Relative Humidity 93%
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NW 25km/h steady
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1009.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 6.8mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:04 EST
Sunset sunset
17:15 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 4.4°C
Braidwood 3.3°C
Mt Ginini -3.3°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12am

Rain
4°C

3am

Slight chance shower
2°C

6am

Intermittent rain
1°C

9am

Intermittent rain
4°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 21:53 EST
Severe Weather Warning for Damaging Winds for People in Parts of the Snowy Mountains and Australian Capital Territory Forecast Districts

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 9°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 14°C
Minimum -2°C 1°C 1°C 1°C 0°C 0°C 1°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 60% 70% 30% 10% 30%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Severe High High High High High High
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Wind Speed 5
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22
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28
km/h
25
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28
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21
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24
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12
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22
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6
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13
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Wind Direction NW 5km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WSW 6km/h
WSW
NW 13km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 75% 55% 90% 71% 79% 54% 87% 60% 84% 56% 87% 59% 88% 53%
Dew Point -2°C 0°C 2°C 5°C 0°C 0°C 3°C 4°C 2°C 4°C 4°C 5°C 3°C 5°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

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First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:36 EST
sunrise
07:04 EST
sunset
17:16 EST
last light
17:43 EST
moon
set
Mon 10:16 EST
rise
Mon 22:55 EST
moon
Wed
Jul 27
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Aug 3
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Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jul 24
-2.2°C 8°C 0.2mm
Sat
Jul 23
4.7°C 10.4°C 3.6mm
Fri
Jul 22
9.6°C 16.9°C 0.6mm
Thu
Jul 21
8.5°C 14.9°C 0.2mm
Wed
Jul 20
11.1°C 14.4°C 8.6mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
338.4mm
59.7 Day(s)
Total For 2016
413.8mm
70 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
333.6mm
61 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

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-5.2°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-10.0°C
11th 1971
Average This Month
2.3°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
-0.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
18.8°C
19th
Highest On Record
19.7°C
29th 1975
Average This Month
12.9°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.0mm
6th
Total This Month
57.0mm
17 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.9mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.0mm
1993
Driest On Record
3.8mm
1982
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