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Canberra Forecast

Today 10°C
Tonight 5°C
possible_shower

Now

8.6°C falling
Updated at 17:30 EST

Southern Tablelands for Friday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm early this evening, mostly in the west. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.6°C falling
Dew Point 5.9°C rising
Feels Like 5.4°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
WNW 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 998.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.8mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EST
Sunset sunset
18:06 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 8.6°C
Braidwood 9.2°C
Goulburn Ap 7.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Slight chance shower
8°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
7°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

Southern Tablelands Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Fri 17:03 EST
Flood Warning for the Lachlan River

NSW/ACT - Fri 16:27 EST
Flood Warning for the Murrumbidgee River

NSW/ACT - Fri 16:17 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning For NSW. Cold, wet and windy weather is expected , possibly leading to sheep losses in exposed areas.

New South Wales/ACT Weather Update

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3
Tue
Oct 4
Wed
Oct 5
Thu
Oct 6

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Sunny

Showers

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Sunny
Maximum 10°C 13°C 21°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 20°C
Minimum 4°C 5°C 4°C 9°C 5°C 4°C 5°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 90% 90% 80% 40% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate High High High High
Pollen Index Low High Low Low Low Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Slight Slight Nil Slight Slight Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 31
km/h
32
km/h
28
km/h
32
km/h
15
km/h
28
km/h
24
km/h
34
km/h
32
km/h
40
km/h
28
km/h
40
km/h
16
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 31km/h
NNW
NW 32km/h
NW
NW 28km/h
NW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
NW 15km/h
NW
NNW 28km/h
NNW
NW 24km/h
NW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
WNW 40km/h
WNW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WNW 40km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 88% 81% 84% 76% 75% 45% 87% 59% 78% 66% 74% 53% 70% 44%
Dew Point 6°C 7°C 8°C 9°C 6°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 4°C 8°C 3°C 5°C 5°C 8°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:14 EST
sunrise
05:39 EST
sunset
18:07 EST
last light
18:32 EST
moon
rise
Sat 05:48 EST
set
Sat 18:17 EST
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
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Oct 23
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Oct 31

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Sep 30
4.9°C 12°C 19.0mm
Thu
Sep 29
4.9°C 14.7°C 13.4mm
Wed
Sep 28
-1.1°C 16.9°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 27
3.3°C 14.3°C 1.6mm
Mon
Sep 26
2.5°C 15.3°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
436.2mm
81.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
623.2mm
97 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
416.4mm
76 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.2mm
Jun 6
Lowest Temperature
-5.5°C
Jun 15
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.1°C
28th
Lowest On Record
-6.8°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
4.8°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
3.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
20.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
28.6°C
26th 1965
Average This Month
15.8°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
149.2mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
52.1mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
150.6mm
1978
Driest On Record
3.0mm
1994
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