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Canberra Forecast

Tonight -1°C
Tomorrow 17°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

9.0°C falling
Updated at 19:20 EST

ACT for Tuesday Sunny. Light winds.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog and frost in the morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.0°C falling
Dew Point 2.8°C rising
Feels Like 6.9°C
Relative Humidity 65%
Wind icon
N 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1019.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:37 EST
Sunset sunset
17:36 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 10.0°C
Braidwood 4.8°C
Goulburn Ap 4.6°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
5°C

12am

Clear
2°C

3am

Clear
0°C

6am

Mostly clear
0°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Frost then sunny
Maximum 17°C 17°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 15°C
Minimum -1°C -1°C 0°C -3°C -3°C 0°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 40% 10% 10% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Low Moderate High Moderate Moderate Low Moderate
Frost Risk Severe Severe High Severe Severe High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 6
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 6km/h
SSW
NW 18km/h
NW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
SW 8km/h
SW
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SW 7km/h
SW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 5km/h
WNW
NW 16km/h
NW
SSE 8km/h
SSE
NE 15km/h
NE
N 6km/h
N
N 17km/h
N
Relative Humidity 70% 40% 73% 40% 73% 43% 66% 35% 73% 39% 73% 43% 77% 43%
Dew Point 1°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 2°C 2°C -1°C 0°C 0°C 2°C 4°C 2°C 3°C 2°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:10 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
17:37 EST
last light
18:03 EST
moon
rise
Wed 07:26 EST
set
Wed 19:10 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 22
-2.7°C 16°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 21
1.6°C 13°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 20
-3.0°C 13.2°C 0.2mm
Sat
Aug 19
-3.1°C 11.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
3.8°C 9.7°C 3.6mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
384.1mm
71.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
246.2mm
71 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
446.2mm
79 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.1°C
19th
Lowest On Record
-8.5°C
9th 1994
Average This Month
2.0°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
1.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.2°C
14th
Highest On Record
24.0°C
30th 1982
Average This Month
13.9°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.8mm
4th
Total This Month
46.8mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.7mm
11.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
156.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
2.0mm
1994
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