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Canberra Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 7°C
sunny

Now

19.3°C rising
Updated at 11:00 EST

ACT for Tuesday Sunny. Light winds.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.3°C rising
Dew Point 10.0°C rising
Feels Like 19.3°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
W 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1021.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EST
Sunset sunset
17:29 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 20.1°C
Braidwood 18.3°C
Goulburn Ap 19.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
22°C

3pm

Clear
27°C

6pm

Clear
21°C

9pm

Clear
15°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28
Sun
Apr 29
Mon
Apr 30

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 27°C 23°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C
Minimum 5°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 5°C 6°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 50% 5% 30% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Slight Slight Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 3
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction W 3km/h
W
WNW 10km/h
WNW
S 5km/h
S
NW 11km/h
NW
WSW 7km/h
WSW
SW 15km/h
SW
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
S 12km/h
S
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 72% 30% 52% 27% 61% 35% 61% 39% 64% 40% 69% 42% 70% 39%
Dew Point 8°C 8°C 7°C 7°C 9°C 6°C 4°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 7°C 8°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:08 EST
sunrise
06:34 EST
sunset
17:29 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
rise
Tue 14:13 EST
set
Wed 01:10 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15
moon
Tue
May 22

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Apr 24
4.4°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 23
5.4°C 24.2°C 0.2mm
Sun
Apr 22
10.8°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 21
6.0°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
6.8°C 25.3°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
213.7mm
28.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
146.2mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
133.8mm
34 Day(s)
Wettest Day
64.4mm
Feb 26
Lowest Temperature
1.7°C
Mar 27
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Jan 7

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.4°C
24th
Lowest On Record
-3.7°C
25th 1999
Average This Month
9.5°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
6.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.8°C
11th
Highest On Record
32.6°C
12th 1968
Average This Month
25.9°C
+5.9°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.0mm
14th
Total This Month
14.6mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.0mm
7.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
187.2mm
1989
Driest On Record
0.8mm
1997
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