Canberra Weather


35.28°S 149.13°E 561m AMSL

Canberra Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 15°C
possible_shower

Now

27.9°C rising
Updated at 16:50 EDT

ACT for Monday Sunny morning. Medium chance of a shower in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C rising
Dew Point 12.3°C rising
Feels Like 25.4°C
Relative Humidity 38%
Wind icon
S 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1018.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 12.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:45 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:48 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 23.5°C
Braidwood 26.1°C
Goulburn Ap 27.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
27°C

9pm

Mostly clear
23°C

12am

Mostly clear
19°C

3am

Mostly clear
16°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 24
Tue
Feb 25
Wed
Feb 26
Thu
Feb 27
Fri
Feb 28
Sat
Feb 29
Sun
Mar 1

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 31°C 29°C 27°C 29°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 15°C 15°C 18°C 11°C 9°C 14°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 40% 10% 50% 5% 10% 10% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Very High Very High Very High
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 5
km/h
16
km/h
5
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
36
km/h
10
km/h
20
km/h
6
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction W 5km/h
W
ENE 16km/h
ENE
N 5km/h
N
NW 21km/h
NW
NW 21km/h
NW
WNW 36km/h
WNW
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNW 20km/h
NNW
WNW 6km/h
WNW
NW 21km/h
NW
E 9km/h
E
NE 17km/h
NE
E 7km/h
E
NE 18km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 70% 35% 75% 34% 65% 27% 64% 27% 54% 20% 73% 32% 71% 33%
Dew Point 14°C 12°C 15°C 13°C 16°C 9°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 3°C 12°C 10°C 13°C 12°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:19 EDT
sunrise
06:46 EDT
sunset
19:47 EDT
last light
20:13 EDT
moon
set
Mon 20:25 EDT
rise
Tue 07:49 EDT
moon
Tue
Mar 3
moon
Tue
Mar 10
moon
Mon
Mar 16
moon
Tue
Mar 24

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 24
13.9°C 29°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 23
12.7°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 22
13.9°C 26.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 21
12.1°C 26.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 20
11.0°C 25.4°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
116.0mm
14.3 Day(s)
Total For 2020
96.0mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
103.6mm
15 Day(s)
Wettest Day
60.4mm
Feb 10
Lowest Temperature
7.0°C
Feb 4
Highest Temperature
44.0°C
Jan 4

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.0°C
4th
Lowest On Record
3.0°C
16th 1962
Average This Month
15.8°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
13.1°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.7°C
1st
Highest On Record
42.2°C
1st 1968
Average This Month
27.5°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
27.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
60.4mm
10th
Total This Month
80.0mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
58.4mm
7.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
211.0mm
2002
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1968
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