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Canberra Forecast

Today 20°C
Tonight 3°C
windy

Now

18.5°C falling
Updated at 14:50 EST

ACT for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h becoming W 20 to 30 km/h in the evening then becoming NW and light in the late evening. Around Canberra.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 18.5°C falling
Dew Point 3.2°C rising
Feels Like 18.5°C
Relative Humidity 36%
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WNW 46km/h rising
Wind Gusts 56km/h
Pressure 1011.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 19.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:40 EST
Sunset sunset
17:20 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 18.2°C
Braidwood 18.1°C
Goulburn Ap 18.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
14°C

9pm

Clear
12°C

12am

Clear
8°C

3am

Clear
6°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sun 09:46 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for Illawarra, South Coast, Southern Tablelands, Snowy Mountains and ACT

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
May 1
Mon
May 2
Tue
May 3
Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7

Windy

Sunny

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Mostly sunny

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Maximum 20°C 17°C 19°C 19°C 21°C 22°C 22°C
Minimum 12°C 3°C 5°C 7°C 5°C 7°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 90% 5% 20% 10% 5% 20% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Slight Nil Slight Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 30
km/h
39
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
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km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
8
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21
km/h
12
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16
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5
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15
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 30km/h
WNW
WNW 39km/h
WNW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
WNW 21km/h
WNW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
NW 21km/h
NW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
W 16km/h
W
E 5km/h
E
ENE 15km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 88% 43% 69% 37% 62% 38% 68% 41% 70% 40% 67% 40% 75% 39%
Dew Point 14°C 7°C 3°C 2°C 3°C 5°C 6°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 8°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

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first light
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:40 EST
sunset
17:20 EST
last light
17:46 EST
moon
rise
Mon 01:03 EST
set
Mon 14:19 EST
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Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
May 1
10.0°C - 6.8mm
Sat
Apr 30
14.3°C 23.4°C 1.8mm
Fri
Apr 29
8.7°C 25.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 28
5.4°C 24.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 27
2.2°C 23.6°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
256.6mm
37.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
171.8mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
231.4mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.2mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
1.4°C
Apr 26
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-7.5°C
30th 1976
Average This Month
10.0°C
+7.0°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
Highest On Record
24.5°C
10th 1967
Average This Month
 
Long-term Average
15.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
Total This Month
6.8mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.9mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
149.6mm
1953
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1982
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