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Canberra Forecast

Today 12°C
Tonight 1°C
mostly_sunny

Now

8.2°C falling
Updated at 17:10 EST

ACT for Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 8.2°C falling
Dew Point 2.0°C rising
Feels Like 5.2°C
Relative Humidity 65%
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WNW 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1019.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
17:19 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 8.5°C
Braidwood 8.0°C
Goulburn Ap 8.3°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
7°C

9pm

Mostly clear
5°C

12am

Mostly clear
3°C

3am

Mostly clear
3°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jul 30
Fri
Jul 31
Sat
Aug 1
Sun
Aug 2
Mon
Aug 3
Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny

Possible shower

Rain

Possible shower

Frost then sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 12°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 9°C 10°C 10°C
Minimum -1°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 0°C -4°C -2°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 90% 80% 50% 10% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Severe High Moderate Slight High Severe Severe
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 14
km/h
28
km/h
6
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
28
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
29
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NW 14km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
WNW 17km/h
WNW
NNW 21km/h
NNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
NW 23km/h
NW
W 29km/h
W
NW 11km/h
NW
W 22km/h
W
NNW 17km/h
NNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 88% 49% 90% 50% 86% 63% 96% 68% 96% 60% 83% 45% 83% 53%
Dew Point 3°C 1°C 3°C 3°C 5°C 6°C 6°C 6°C 2°C 1°C -2°C -1°C 0°C 1°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:33 EST
sunrise
07:00 EST
sunset
17:20 EST
last light
17:47 EST
moon
set
Fri 06:17 EST
rise
Fri 17:15 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jul 30
-2.5°C 12°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 29
-3.3°C 12.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 28
-4.1°C 13.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 27
1.4°C 11.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 26
6.5°C 11.5°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
338.4mm
59.7 Day(s)
Total For 2015
336.0mm
62 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
333.4mm
62 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.2mm
Apr 8
Lowest Temperature
-7.0°C
Jun 2
Highest Temperature
35.2°C
Jan 2

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-7.0°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
-10.0°C
11th 1971
Average This Month
-0.8°C
-0.7°C
Long-term Average
-0.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
14.1°C
20th
Highest On Record
19.7°C
29th 1975
Average This Month
11.3°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
10.2mm
12th
Total This Month
37.2mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
40.9mm
11.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
121.0mm
1993
Driest On Record
3.8mm
1982
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