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Canberra Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 13°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.1°C rising
Updated at 17:20 EDT

ACT for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.1°C rising
Dew Point 14.5°C rising
Feels Like 24.1°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
E 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1022.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 8.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:48 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:43 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 26.0°C
Braidwood 20.9°C
Goulburn Ap 22.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly clear
20°C

12am

Mostly clear
17°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4
Sun
Mar 5
Mon
Mar 6

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Late shower
Maximum 28°C 28°C 27°C 26°C 23°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 11°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 60% 30% 80% 90% 90% 70% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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 10
km/h
21
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
27
km/h
14
km/h
25
km/h
7
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction SE 10km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SSE 7km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
S 10km/h
S
SSE 25km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 70% 44% 73% 38% 74% 47% 77% 53% 78% 59% 77% 45% 72% 47%
Dew Point 12°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 14°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
06:23 EDT
sunrise
06:49 EDT
sunset
19:42 EDT
last light
20:08 EDT
moon
set
Tue 20:47 EDT
rise
Wed 09:14 EDT
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21
moon
Tue
Mar 28

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 28
9.7°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 27
9.3°C 27.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 26
10.5°C 24.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
15.1°C 21.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
14.8°C 33.7°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
116.0mm
14.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
29.0mm
12 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
129.8mm
15 Day(s)
Wettest Day
6.8mm
Feb 2
Lowest Temperature
2.8°C
Feb 21
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
2.8°C
21st
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
16th 1962
Average This Month
12.9°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.6°C
11th
Highest On Record
42.2°C
1st 1968
Average This Month
30.0°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.8mm
2nd
Total This Month
20.6mm
7 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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