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Canberra Ap Rainfall Reports

April 2017
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
April 2017 Total - 0 day(s)
April 1939-2010 Average Total 46.0 7.4 day(s)
April 1939-2010 Wettest Total 187.2 1989
April 1939-2010 Wettest 24hr Total 75.2 2nd 1959
April 1939-2010 Driest Total 0.8 1997
Jan-Apr 2017 Total - 0 day(s)
Jan-Apr 1939-2010 Average Total 211.7 28.4 day(s)
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.

Station Details

ACT, New South Wales/ACT
35.3049°S 149.2014°E 578m AMSL
Commenced 1939 / Closed 2010
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Weather News

Freezing nights to come for Canberra

15:06 EST

Night-time temperatures will drop well below average in the Capital from Wednesday.

Warm oceans fuelling late end to big wet season

14:26 EST

Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.

Great Barrier Reef: Making clouds brighter could help to curb coral bleaching, scientists say

14:21 EST

Marine scientists have upped the ante in their fight to save the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating effects of coral bleaching.