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Canberra Forecast

This morning -3°C
Today 14°C
windy

Now

2.2°C falling
Updated at 02:50 EST

ACT for Sunday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 30 to 40 km/h during the morning then becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.
Monday Partly cloudy. Patches of light morning frost. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 2.2°C falling
Dew Point -1.4°C falling
Feels Like 0.5°C
Relative Humidity 77%
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NW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1018.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
07:06 EST
Sunset sunset
17:14 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong -2.4°C
Braidwood 4.8°C
Goulburn Ap 2.3°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
-2°C

9am

Clear
3°C

12pm

Clear
12°C

3pm

Clear
14°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Windy

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Frost then sunny
Maximum 14°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 15°C
Minimum -3°C 0°C -2°C 2°C -3°C -3°C -3°C
Chance of Rain 10% 20% 80% 40% 40% 20% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Low
Frost Risk Severe High Severe Moderate Severe Severe Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 16
km/h
33
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
9
km/h
24
km/h
20
km/h
31
km/h
4
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NW 16km/h
NW
NW 33km/h
NW
WNW 14km/h
WNW
W 24km/h
W
NW 9km/h
NW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WNW 20km/h
WNW
W 31km/h
W
WSW 4km/h
WSW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
NW 12km/h
NW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
NW 8km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 70% 42% 89% 51% 92% 50% 91% 58% 85% 43% 86% 51% 82% 42%
Dew Point -2°C 2°C 3°C 3°C 2°C 4°C 5°C 4°C 0°C 2°C 0°C 3°C 0°C 2°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:38 EST
sunrise
07:06 EST
sunset
17:14 EST
last light
17:41 EST
moon
rise
Sun 06:32 EST
set
Sun 17:07 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 31
moon
Tue
Aug 8
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Aug 15
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Tue
Aug 22

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jul 22
-7.5°C 13°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 21
-4°C 12°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 20
-1°C 11°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 19
- 13°C 2.2mm
Tue
Jul 18
- 14°C 4.2mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
338.4mm
59.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
192.0mm
60 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
413.6mm
69 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
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-8.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-10.0°C
11th 1971
Average This Month
-3.7°C
-3.6°C
Long-term Average
-0.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
19.7°C
29th 1975
Average This Month
12.5°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
18th
Total This Month
9.6mm
7 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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Weather News

Dry winter exacerbated by frost over growing regions

12:43 EST

Winter has made itself felt in recent days over the southeastern inland but not in the form of rain bearing cold fronts.

Canberra's cold, dry start to winter

14:47 EST

Canberra is known for its cold weather, although this winter has been even colder - and drier - than usual.

Late-week frost covers eastern Australia

13:49 EST

It's a frosty end to the week across much of eastern and southeast Australia, with parts of four states experiencing their lowest temperature in two years this morning.