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Canberra Forecast

This morning 5°C
Today 20°C
late_shower

Now

9.9°C steady
Updated at 01:00 EDT

ACT for Sunday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds.
Monday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 9.9°C steady
Dew Point 6.1°C steady
Feels Like 8.7°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1017.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:13 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:24 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 10.9°C
Braidwood 8.9°C
Goulburn Ap 9.8°C
Mt Ginini 2.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
5°C

9am

Mostly clear
12°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
18°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 20°C 24°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 25°C 31°C
Minimum 5°C 3°C 5°C 8°C 10°C 7°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 80% 5% 50% 50% 60% 10% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High Very High Very High Very High
Pollen Index Low Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate High
Frost Risk Slight Moderate Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 9
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
25
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
15
km/h
27
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 9km/h
SSW
WSW 13km/h
WSW
W 7km/h
W
NW 15km/h
NW
NW 13km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
N 10km/h
N
NNW 24km/h
NNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
W 27km/h
W
SSE 7km/h
SSE
N 18km/h
N
NNW 11km/h
NNW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 67% 47% 68% 32% 64% 32% 69% 39% 66% 39% 65% 28% 59% 22%
Dew Point 6°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 8°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 7°C 6°C 9°C 7°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:46 EDT
sunrise
06:13 EDT
sunset
19:24 EDT
last light
19:50 EDT
moon
rise
Sun 07:48 EDT
set
Sun 21:36 EDT
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 21
1.4°C 19°C 0.2mm
Fri
Oct 20
14.2°C 21.1°C 11.2mm
Thu
Oct 19
9.2°C 27.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 18
5.5°C 27.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 17
3.7°C 27.4°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
497.6mm
91.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
290.4mm
84 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
658.8mm
107 Day(s)
Wettest Day
31.2mm
May 20
Lowest Temperature
-8.7°C
Jul 1
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Feb 11

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.7°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
6.4°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
6.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.5°C
18th
Highest On Record
32.7°C
13th 1946
Average This Month
23.2°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
19.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
12.8mm
9th
Total This Month
28.4mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.4mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
161.0mm
1976
Driest On Record
2.4mm
1977
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Weather News

Police divers find two bodies in sunken Queensland fishing trawler recovery mission

00:01 EDT

Two bodies have been found in a recovery mission for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.

Storms closing in on Perth, scattering across WA

14:06 EDT

Thunderstorms are nearing Perth and will scatter across much of inland Western Australia this weekend, bringing useful rain but also threatening the region with damaging winds.

Another Soaking for Brisbane

09:37 EDT

After receiving October's monthly rainfall total in the past seven days Brisbane is set to see a further 10-20mm today.