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Canberra Forecast

Today 35°C
Tonight 17°C
sunny

Now

32.9°C rising
Updated at 17:50 EDT

ACT for Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds.
Monday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending SE 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 32.9°C rising
Dew Point 0.9°C rising
Feels Like 30.5°C
Relative Humidity 13%
Wind icon
ESE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1010.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 28.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:55 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 32.5°C
Braidwood 25.8°C
Goulburn Ap 31.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
22°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 18
Mon
Feb 19
Tue
Feb 20
Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24

Sunny

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Possible shower
Maximum 35°C 24°C 23°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 33°C
Minimum 12°C 17°C 11°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 40% 60% 5% 5% 10% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Very High Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 4
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
30
km/h
22
km/h
30
km/h
9
km/h
19
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 4km/h
SSW
NW 15km/h
NW
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
E 6km/h
E
ENE 17km/h
ENE
E 6km/h
E
N 18km/h
N
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NW 27km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 52% 12% 75% 58% 63% 39% 66% 28% 66% 24% 66% 26% 55% 25%
Dew Point 11°C 1°C 16°C 16°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 6°C 9°C 6°C 11°C 8°C 12°C 10°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:13 EDT
sunrise
06:40 EDT
sunset
19:54 EDT
last light
20:20 EDT
moon
set
Sun 21:22 EDT
rise
Mon 09:31 EDT
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 18
12.7°C 34°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
12.3°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
15.7°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 15
8.9°C 29.8°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 14
12.6°C 31.9°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
116.0mm
14.3 Day(s)
Total For 2018
40.4mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
23.8mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
17.0mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
6.9°C
Feb 1
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Jan 7

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
16th 1962
Average This Month
12.5°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.0°C
9th
Highest On Record
42.2°C
1st 1968
Average This Month
30.5°C
+3.4°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.0mm
10th
Total This Month
2.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.4mm
7.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
211.0mm
2002
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1968
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15:53 EDT

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15:19 EDT

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