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Canberra Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 14°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.9°C rising
Updated at 15:10 EDT

ACT for Monday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then shifting E 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.9°C rising
Dew Point 10.6°C rising
Feels Like 27.9°C
Relative Humidity 32%
Wind icon
W 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1017.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 14.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:11 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 28.9°C
Braidwood 23.3°C
Goulburn Ap 27.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly clear
20°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Dec 11
Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 31°C 34°C 35°C 32°C 34°C 32°C
Minimum 13°C 14°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 5% 30% 40% 60% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High High High High Very High Moderate Moderate
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 6
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
23
km/h
16
km/h
29
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 6km/h
NNE
NW 18km/h
NW
ENE 7km/h
ENE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NW 23km/h
NW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
NW 11km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
NE 10km/h
NE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 66% 29% 69% 27% 63% 20% 40% 22% 64% 31% 52% 26% 66% 42%
Dew Point 13°C 11°C 13°C 10°C 14°C 8°C 12°C 10°C 14°C 13°C 14°C 11°C 16°C 18°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:12 EDT
sunrise
05:42 EDT
sunset
20:11 EDT
last light
20:41 EDT
moon
rise
Tue 02:12 EDT
set
Tue 14:32 EDT
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Dec 11
12.0°C 29°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 10
10.9°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
7.8°C 25.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
12.0°C 22.5°C 6.2mm
Thu
Dec 7
8.7°C 26.7°C 0.2mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
618.2mm
109.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
462.8mm
111 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
740.2mm
120 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.2mm
Dec 2
Lowest Temperature
-8.7°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.8°C
9th
Lowest On Record
0.3°C
6th 2012
Average This Month
11.8°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.6°C
1st
Highest On Record
39.2°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
23.4°C
-2.8°C
Long-term Average
26.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
72.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.0mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
215.2mm
1947
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1967
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Weather News

Heatwave breaking cool start to summer in southern Australia

12:40 EDT

Summer started out on a cool note for much of southern Australia, although a countrywide heat wave will send temperatures soaring this week.

Mid-week heat for the southeast

13:45 EDT

A very hot airmass will gradually approach from the northwest over the coming days, blanketing the southeast in very hot temperatures.

Storm respite for southeast QLD

11:33 EDT

After a very wet start to summer, Queensland's southeast can finally begin to dry out a little.