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Canberra Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 11°C
sunny

Now

22.3°C falling
Updated at 16:50 EDT

ACT for Sunday Mostly clear. Winds E 20 to 25 km/h tending SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 22.3°C falling
Dew Point 9.5°C rising
Feels Like 22.3°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
NE 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1022.3hPa steady
Fire Danger 10.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:46 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 22.3°C
Braidwood 17.3°C
Goulburn Ap 18.8°C
Mt Ginini 15.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
22°C

9pm

Mostly clear
15°C

12am

Mostly clear
12°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

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Maximum 23°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 28°C 26°C 24°C
Minimum 12°C 11°C 11°C 13°C 14°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 30% 40% 60% 20% 50% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 17
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
10
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23
km/h
Wind Direction SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 11km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SE 10km/h
SE
E 22km/h
E
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 24km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 10km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 68% 44% 76% 42% 75% 43% 73% 37% 74% 48% 74% 49% 78% 55%
Dew Point 10°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 15°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:21 EDT
sunrise
06:47 EDT
sunset
19:44 EDT
last light
20:10 EDT
moon
set
Sun 19:31 EDT
rise
Mon 07:05 EDT
moon
Sun
Mar 5
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Mar 13
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Mar 28

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 26
10.5°C 25°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
15.1°C 21.9°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 24
14.8°C 33.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 23
11.4°C 35.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
9.8°C 32.5°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
13.1°C
+0.0°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
30.3°C
+3.2°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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