Canberra Weather


35.28°S 149.13°E 561m AMSL

Canberra Forecast

Tonight 6°C
Tomorrow 20°C
late_shower

Now

10.1°C steady
Updated at 21:20 EST

ACT for Wednesday Becoming cloudy. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 10.1°C steady
Dew Point 6.6°C rising
Feels Like 7.2°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
S 11km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1028.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:00 EST
Sunset sunset
17:56 EST

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 12.1°C
Braidwood 8.2°C
Goulburn Ap 7.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly cloudy
9°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
8°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
6°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 18
Thu
Sep 19
Fri
Sep 20
Sat
Sep 21
Sun
Sep 22
Mon
Sep 23
Tue
Sep 24

Cloud increasing

Late shower

Mostly sunny

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Frost then sunny
Maximum 17°C 20°C 24°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C
Minimum 1°C 6°C 8°C 10°C 2°C 1°C 0°C
Chance of Rain 10% 60% 70% 80% 20% 40% 10%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
Pollen Index High Very High Moderate High High Very High High
Frost Risk High Nil Nil Nil Moderate High High
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 18
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
27
km/h
9
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
28
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 18km/h
SSE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
ENE 22km/h
ENE
NE 10km/h
NE
N 21km/h
N
N 20km/h
N
NNW 27km/h
NNW
NNW 9km/h
NNW
NNW 22km/h
NNW
WNW 15km/h
WNW
W 28km/h
W
WNW 10km/h
WNW
NW 22km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 61% 51% 75% 56% 69% 38% 70% 63% 57% 32% 52% 33% 54% 33%
Dew Point 3°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 2°C 2°C 2°C 1°C 1°C 2°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:33 EST
sunrise
05:58 EST
sunset
17:57 EST
last light
18:22 EST
moon
rise
Wed 21:35 EST
set
Thu 08:43 EST
moon
Sun
Sep 22
moon
Sun
Sep 29
moon
Sun
Oct 6
moon
Mon
Oct 14

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 18
1.5°C 16°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 17
0.8°C 11.3°C 32.0mm
Mon
Sep 16
5.4°C 24.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 15
-0.4°C 24.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 14
-0.5°C 21.8°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
436.2mm
81.4 Day(s)
Total For 2019
313.2mm
71 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
265.6mm
58 Day(s)
Wettest Day
45.2mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
-5.2°C
Aug 23
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Jan 16

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-3.1°C
11th
Lowest On Record
-6.8°C
1st 2012
Average This Month
1.1°C
-2.1°C
Long-term Average
3.2°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.7°C
16th
Highest On Record
28.6°C
26th 1965
Average This Month
18.8°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
16.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
32.0mm
17th
Total This Month
36.0mm
3 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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Weather News

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19:14 EST

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15:35 EST

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Rain reaches parts of western NSW but no real relief for farmers battling drought

11:54 EST

Rain has fallen in some parts of western NSW but farmers in the most critically dry areas have been left disappointed after failing to receive a single drop.