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Canberra Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 26°C
rain_developing

Now

12.9°C steady
Updated at 00:20 EDT

ACT for Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Medium chance of rain, most likely during the daytime. Light winds becoming E 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 12.9°C steady
Dew Point 10.4°C steady
Feels Like 12.2°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
E 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1025.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:21 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 14.9°C
Braidwood 10.9°C
Goulburn Ap 10.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
12°C

6am

Mostly clear
9°C

9am

Mostly clear
18°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25

Rain developing

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 23°C 25°C 27°C
Minimum 9°C 13°C 3°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 50% 30% 5% 30% 60%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Very High High Very High
Pollen Index Moderate Low Low High Low
Frost Risk Nil Nil Moderate Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 16
km/h
26
km/h
8
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
30
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
NW 8km/h
NW
E 19km/h
E
SE 10km/h
SE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
SE 8km/h
SE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NW 10km/h
NW
NW 24km/h
NW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
NW 30km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 68% 51% 88% 69% 64% 33% 73% 36% 71% 30% 69% 27% 61% 25%
Dew Point 12°C 15°C 16°C 13°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 6°C 7°C 4°C 9°C 5°C 8°C 6°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:50 EDT
sunrise
06:16 EDT
sunset
19:21 EDT
last light
19:47 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 06:06 EDT
set
Thu 18:44 EDT
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
5.5°C 27°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
3.7°C 27.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
6.1°C 25.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
6.7°C 24.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 14
10.8°C 17.9°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
497.6mm
91.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
279.0mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
651.4mm
106 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
6.1°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
6.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.4°C
17th
Highest On Record
32.7°C
13th 1946
Average This Month
23.3°C
+3.8°C
Long-term Average
19.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.8mm
9th
Total This Month
17.0mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.4mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
161.0mm
1976
Driest On Record
2.4mm
1977
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