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Canberra Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 13°C
sunny

Now

20.5°C rising
Updated at 10:00 EDT

ACT for Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Around Canberra Sun protection 9:30am to 5:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme].

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 20.5°C rising
Dew Point 12.7°C steady
Feels Like 20.5°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
NW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1022.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:51 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 19.7°C
Braidwood 20.6°C
Goulburn Ap 21.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
27°C

3pm

Clear
32°C

6pm

Clear
32°C

9pm

Clear
24°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 33°C 36°C 33°C 25°C 24°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 12°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 10°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 60% 60% 50% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 7
km/h
21
km/h
7
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
25
km/h
17
km/h
26
km/h
11
km/h
24
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 7km/h
ENE
N 21km/h
N
NW 7km/h
NW
NW 23km/h
NW
ESE 8km/h
ESE
NE 16km/h
NE
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 73% 23% 63% 21% 73% 34% 76% 51% 72% 46% 75% 47% 74% 33%
Dew Point 13°C 9°C 14°C 10°C 15°C 15°C 12°C 15°C 9°C 12°C 11°C 16°C 12°C 12°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:16 EDT
sunrise
06:43 EDT
sunset
19:51 EDT
last light
20:17 EDT
moon
set
Wed 16:37 EDT
rise
Thu 03:09 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
10°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
2.8°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
7.3°C 21.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
5.9°C 23.2°C 5.2mm
Sat
Feb 18
15.5°C 24.0°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
13.2°C
+0.1°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
30.4°C
+3.3°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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