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Canberra Forecast

Tonight 5°C
Tomorrow 23°C
sunny

Now

10.6°C steady
Updated at 20:50 EST

Southern Tablelands for Thursday Clear. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h.
Friday Sunny. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 10.6°C steady
Dew Point 4.5°C rising
Feels Like 8.9°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
N 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1019.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:43 EST
Sunset sunset
17:16 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 11.0°C
Braidwood 9.8°C
Goulburn Ap 7.2°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
7°C

6am

Mostly clear
5°C

9am

Mostly clear
12°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10
Wed
May 11

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Rain

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 19°C 23°C 21°C 18°C 20°C 17°C 16°C
Minimum 3°C 5°C 4°C 9°C 12°C 8°C 4°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 80% 90% 90% 80% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
Frost Risk Moderate Slight Slight Nil Nil Nil Slight
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 10
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
29
km/h
28
km/h
32
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
Wind Direction NW 10km/h
NW
NW 22km/h
NW
WNW 10km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
NW 6km/h
NW
NNW 14km/h
NNW
N 11km/h
N
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 29km/h
NW
WNW 28km/h
WNW
WNW 32km/h
WNW
W 18km/h
W
W 27km/h
W
Relative Humidity 67% 40% 72% 37% 65% 35% 85% 77% 93% 73% 79% 58% 76% 48%
Dew Point 4°C 5°C 7°C 8°C 5°C 5°C 11°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 8°C 9°C 4°C 5°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:18 EST
sunrise
06:44 EST
sunset
17:15 EST
last light
17:42 EST
moon
rise
Fri 05:36 EST
set
Fri 17:04 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 5
0.2°C 19°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 4
11.7°C 17.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 3
6.2°C 19.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 2
4.6°C 16.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 1
10.0°C 21.0°C 6.8mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
256.6mm
37.3 Day(s)
Total For 2016
171.8mm
29 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
231.4mm
33 Day(s)
Wettest Day
28.2mm
Jan 31
Lowest Temperature
0.2°C
May 5
Highest Temperature
39.3°C
Jan 13

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
0.2°C
5th
Lowest On Record
-7.5°C
30th 1976
Average This Month
6.5°C
+3.5°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
21.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
24.5°C
10th 1967
Average This Month
18.6°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.8mm
1st
Total This Month
6.8mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
42.9mm
8.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
149.6mm
1953
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1982
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