Fairfax Media Network

Reid Weather


35.28°S 149.14°E 565m AMSL

Canberra Forecast

Tonight -1°C
Tomorrow 15°C
frost_then_sunny

Now

4.7°C rising
Updated at 23:20 EST

ACT for Saturday Clear. Light winds. Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning and patches of frost. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0% Around Canberra Sun protection 10:10am to 2:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate].

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 4.7°C rising
Dew Point 1.0°C rising
Feels Like 1.7°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
N 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1022.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:29 EST
Sunset sunset
17:41 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 4.0°C
Braidwood 3.3°C
Goulburn Ap 3.8°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
3°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
1°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
0°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

ACT Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1
Fri
Sep 2

Sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Cloudy

Rain

Showers increasing

Possible shower
Maximum 14°C 15°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 14°C
Minimum -3°C -1°C -1°C 3°C 8°C 5°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Pollen Index Moderate Moderate Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Severe Severe Severe Moderate Nil Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 7
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
2
km/h
14
km/h
3
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
26
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 7km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 11km/h
WNW
WNW 22km/h
WNW
SW 2km/h
SW
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 3km/h
NE
N 18km/h
N
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 26km/h
NW
NW 5km/h
NW
NNW 15km/h
NNW
E 6km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
Relative Humidity 79% 47% 78% 46% 76% 40% 77% 50% 95% 71% 88% 55% 93% 74%
Dew Point 1°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 8°C 10°C 11°C 8°C 8°C 8°C 9°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:02 EST
sunrise
06:28 EST
sunset
17:41 EST
last light
18:07 EST
moon
rise
Sun 03:06 EST
set
Sun 13:40 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 27
-3.2°C 13°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 26
-1.4°C 12.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 25
-0.4°C 13.7°C 13.4mm
Wed
Aug 24
5.6°C 10.7°C 0.2mm
Tue
Aug 23
4.1°C 13.7°C 4.4mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
384.1mm
71.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
464.2mm
82 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
401.0mm
72 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.2mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
-5.5°C
Jun 15
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-4.4°C
12th
Lowest On Record
-8.5°C
9th 1994
Average This Month
0.9°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
1.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
19.2°C
19th
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
13.4mm
25th
Total This Month
36.4mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.7mm
11.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
156.2mm
1974
Driest On Record
2.0mm
1994
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Body of man swept away in Leycester Creek flooding on NSW north coast found

14:44 EST

Police have found the body of a 72-year-old man swept into floodwaters on the New South Wales north coast.

Canberra shakes off a cold and foggy morning

14:20 EST

With spring just around the corner, Canberra will end the remainder of the month on a warmer note.

Cold and wet start to weekend in WA's southwest

14:04 EST

A deep low and associated cold front are crossing southwestern WA as we speak, leading to widespread rain, isolated storms and huge surf.