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Canberra Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 35°C
thunderstorms_clearing

Now

23.4°C falling
Updated at 08:20 EDT

ACT for Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers early this morning. The chance of a gusty thunderstorm this morning. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h with a cool E change 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm Chance of any rain: 70% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:00am to 5:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme].

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.4°C falling
Dew Point 20.9°C rising
Feels Like 23.4°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
N 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1010.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.4mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:13 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:17 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 24.3°C
Braidwood 23.0°C
Goulburn Ap 24.8°C
Mt Ginini 15.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
27°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
35°C

6pm

Mostly clear
33°C

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Thunder-
storms clearing

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 35°C 29°C 30°C 31°C 35°C 36°C 37°C
Minimum 23°C 13°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 50% 30% 50% 50% 20% 10% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index Extreme High Very High Very High Very High High 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 25
km/h
28
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
25
km/h
10
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NW 25km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
ESE 12km/h
ESE
NNE 16km/h
NNE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 17km/h
E
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NW 11km/h
NW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NW 23km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 68% 41% 68% 40% 76% 41% 76% 38% 67% 24% 61% 28% 65% 22%
Dew Point 21°C 20°C 10°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 18°C 12°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:45 EDT
sunrise
06:13 EDT
sunset
20:17 EDT
last light
20:45 EDT
moon
set
Wed 17:57 EDT
rise
Thu 04:28 EDT
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 23
13.9°C 36°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
15.0°C 32.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
8.5°C 31.2°C 2.2mm
Fri
Jan 20
15.1°C 29.0°C 2.8mm
Thu
Jan 19
14.3°C 23.7°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
57.6mm
7.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
6.8mm
4 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
63.6mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.8mm
Jan 20
Lowest Temperature
8.5°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
39.6°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.5°C
21st
Lowest On Record
1.6°C
12th 2012
Average This Month
14.3°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
13.2°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
39.6°C
13th
Highest On Record
42.0°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
32.2°C
+4.1°C
Long-term Average
28.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.8mm
20th
Total This Month
6.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
57.6mm
7.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
218.4mm
1995
Driest On Record
1.1mm
1947
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