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Canberra Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 14°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.8°C rising
Updated at 10:00 EDT

Southern Tablelands for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early this morning, mainly in the east. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.8°C rising
Dew Point 13.4°C rising
Feels Like 21.8°C
Relative Humidity 59%
Wind icon
SSE 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1019.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:12 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 21.5°C
Braidwood 20.4°C
Goulburn Ap 21.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
25°C

3pm

Clear
30°C

6pm

Clear
30°C

9pm

Clear
22°C

Southern Tablelands Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Dec 12
Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers increasing

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 34°C 34°C 33°C 33°C 31°C 33°C
Minimum 14°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 50% 30% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High High Very High Moderate 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
19
km/h
6
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
31
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
13
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 6km/h
ENE
NW 19km/h
NW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
NW 24km/h
NW
NNW 18km/h
NNW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NNW 21km/h
NNW
NW 11km/h
NW
NW 19km/h
NW
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ENE 20km/h
ENE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNW 21km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 69% 27% 60% 18% 39% 23% 62% 31% 54% 28% 69% 46% 61% 34%
Dew Point 13°C 10°C 15°C 6°C 11°C 10°C 13°C 13°C 16°C 12°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 15°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
05:12 EDT
sunrise
05:42 EDT
sunset
20:12 EDT
last light
20:41 EDT
moon
set
Tue 14:32 EDT
rise
Wed 02:44 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
Tue
Dec 12
16°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
12.0°C 30°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

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
12.2°C
+0.8°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
23.5°C
-2.7°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

Warming up in Canberra

16:35 EDT

Summer has taken a while to get going in Canberra this year but the nation's capital will get its fair share of heat during the next week.

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.