Canberra Weather


35.28°S 149.13°E 561m AMSL

Canberra Forecast

This morning 3°C
Today 10°C
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Now

7.3°C falling
Updated at 07:00 EST

ACT for Monday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers, becoming less likely in the late morning. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming W 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 7.3°C falling
Dew Point 4.8°C rising
Feels Like -1.4°C
Relative Humidity 84%
Wind icon
NNW 38km/h rising
Wind Gusts 50km/h
Pressure 1007.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:59 EST
Sunset sunset
17:01 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 7.6°C
Braidwood 7.1°C
Goulburn Ap 7.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9am

Heavy rain
7°C

12pm

Slight chance storm
9°C

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
10°C

6pm

Mostly clear
7°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Mon 04:58 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) for Sydney, Illawarra, Snowy Mtns, Hunter, S Coast, Central/Southern Tablelands, SW Slopes & ACT

NSW/ACT - Mon 02:15 EST
Sheep Graziers Warning for Illawarra, S Coast, Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands, SW Slopes, Riverina, Snowy Mountains and ACT

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
May 27
Tue
May 28
Wed
May 29
Thu
May 30
Fri
May 31
Sat
Jun 1
Sun
Jun 2

Windy with showers

Windy

Showers

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 10°C 10°C 11°C 12°C 15°C 16°C 16°C
Minimum 3°C 0°C 3°C -2°C -4°C 0°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 80% 5% 5% 10% 20%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Low Low Moderate Low Low
Frost Risk Moderate High Moderate Severe Severe High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 24
km/h
37
km/h
20
km/h
31
km/h
30
km/h
33
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
4
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 37km/h
W
NW 20km/h
NW
NW 31km/h
NW
WNW 30km/h
WNW
W 33km/h
W
W 10km/h
W
WSW 20km/h
WSW
W 6km/h
W
SW 15km/h
SW
S 10km/h
S
S 16km/h
S
SW 4km/h
SW
W 16km/h
W
Relative Humidity 89% 56% 79% 70% 86% 63% 75% 41% 80% 52% 82% 52% 81% 53%
Dew Point 5°C 1°C 2°C 4°C 6°C 4°C -1°C -1°C 1°C 5°C 4°C 6°C 4°C 7°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:32 EST
sunrise
06:59 EST
sunset
17:01 EST
last light
17:29 EST
moon
set
Mon 13:11 EST
rise
Tue 00:32 EST
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Mon
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Jun 10
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Jun 17
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Tue
Jun 25

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
May 26
8.6°C 14°C 8.0mm
Sat
May 25
1.8°C 20.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 24
-0.3°C 17.4°C 0.0mm
Thu
May 23
6.8°C 19.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 22
3.4°C 20.7°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
256.6mm
37.3 Day(s)
Total For 2019
232.2mm
36 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
163.2mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
45.2mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
-1.6°C
May 15
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Jan 16

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-1.6°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-7.5°C
30th 1976
Average This Month
3.4°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
3.0°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
24.5°C
10th 1967
Average This Month
17.7°C
+2.1°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.8mm
3rd
Total This Month
42.0mm
7 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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Weather News

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06:18 EST

Amid "horrific" events including mass fish kills and the ongoing drought, Menindee locals hope a festival will be the first of many positive things to draw tourists back to the area.

Quick change for Canberra

14:37 EST

After an almost summer like day yesterday, Canberra is feeling the cold today, with conditions set to get even colder next week.

Cold and dry winds for Sydney

12:10 EST

A strong front will introduce a much colder and drier airmass across the Harbour City on Monday.