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Canberra Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 15°C
sunny

Now

28.8°C falling
Updated at 14:50 EDT

ACT for Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5% Around Canberra.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.8°C falling
Dew Point 14.2°C falling
Feels Like 28.4°C
Relative Humidity 40%
Wind icon
N 25km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1013.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 15.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:04 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 29.9°C
Braidwood 29.4°C
Goulburn Ap 29.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
31°C

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

12am

Mostly clear
20°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16

Sunny

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 31°C 31°C 34°C 32°C 27°C 26°C
Minimum 13°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 10% 70% 60% 5% 60% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme 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 7
km/h
19
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
16
km/h
9
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 7km/h
WNW
WNW 19km/h
WNW
ESE 9km/h
ESE
NE 14km/h
NE
E 9km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
NNW 9km/h
NNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
NE 8km/h
NE
WNW 15km/h
WNW
S 10km/h
S
S 17km/h
S
Relative Humidity 70% 21% 72% 33% 78% 31% 59% 18% 52% 22% 72% 33% 62% 30%
Dew Point 14°C 8°C 16°C 13°C 16°C 12°C 14°C 7°C 12°C 8°C 12°C 9°C 11°C 8°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:04 EDT
sunrise
06:31 EDT
sunset
20:04 EDT
last light
20:31 EDT
moon
set
Wed 21:02 EDT
rise
Thu 09:07 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 10
11.7°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
13.9°C 29.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
11.6°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 7
9.6°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 6
12.2°C 25.2°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
116.0mm
14.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
127.0mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
110.0mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.0mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
5.5°C
Jan 16
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.1°C
2nd
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
16th 1962
Average This Month
11.9°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.4°C
8th
Highest On Record
42.2°C
1st 1968
Average This Month
26.6°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.0mm
1st
Total This Month
21.0mm
3 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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