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Canberra Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 11°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.7°C rising
Updated at 10:30 EDT

ACT for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.7°C rising
Dew Point 6.9°C rising
Feels Like 17.7°C
Relative Humidity 49%
Wind icon
ENE 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1020.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:52 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 17.6°C
Braidwood 15.7°C
Goulburn Ap 17.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
20°C

3pm

Mostly clear
26°C

6pm

Mostly clear
26°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
19°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25
Mon
Feb 26
Tue
Feb 27

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Cloudy

Windy with showers

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 28°C 31°C 31°C 27°C 28°C 31°C
Minimum 8°C 11°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 8°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 60% 40% 5% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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
15
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
33
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 7km/h
ESE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
E 6km/h
E
N 18km/h
N
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 33km/h
NW
SW 14km/h
SW
S 23km/h
S
SE 9km/h
SE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
N 6km/h
N
NNW 21km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 67% 24% 67% 25% 67% 23% 58% 43% 64% 30% 60% 25% 65% 22%
Dew Point 7°C 4°C 10°C 6°C 12°C 8°C 15°C 17°C 11°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 10°C 7°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
06:15 EDT
sunrise
06:42 EDT
sunset
19:52 EDT
last light
20:18 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 11:32 EDT
set
Wed 23:05 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
Wed
Feb 21
9.0°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 20
13.6°C 21.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
18.0°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
12.7°C 34.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
12.3°C 32.0°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
29.0mm
12 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
12.6°C
-0.5°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
29.9°C
+2.8°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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