Capital Hill Weather


35.31°S 149.13°E 584m AMSL

Canberra Forecast

This morning 12°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

12.8°C falling
Updated at 02:20 EDT

ACT for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon then tending E 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.
Saturday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 12.8°C falling
Dew Point 10.9°C rising
Feels Like 11.6°C
Relative Humidity 88%
Wind icon
ESE 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1015.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:52 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 12.8°C
Braidwood 14.4°C
Goulburn Ap 14.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
12°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

12pm

Mostly clear
22°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 21
Sat
Feb 22
Sun
Feb 23
Mon
Feb 24
Tue
Feb 25
Wed
Feb 26
Thu
Feb 27

Mostly sunny

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 27°C 25°C 29°C 30°C 29°C 30°C 27°C
Minimum 12°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 16°C 17°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 10% 20% 40% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Extreme Extreme
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 8
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
9
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
23
km/h
17
km/h
29
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 8km/h
ENE
N 14km/h
N
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NE 17km/h
NE
SSW 7km/h
SSW
N 16km/h
N
NNW 8km/h
NNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
NW 17km/h
NW
WNW 29km/h
WNW
E 10km/h
E
N 18km/h
N
Relative Humidity 73% 36% 73% 48% 74% 36% 72% 32% 70% 40% 65% 32% 67% 30%
Dew Point 11°C 11°C 10°C 12°C 13°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 15°C 14°C 14°C 12°C 9°C 7°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
06:15 EDT
sunrise
06:42 EDT
sunset
19:52 EDT
last light
20:18 EDT
moon
rise
Fri 04:00 EDT
set
Fri 18:39 EDT
moon
Mon
Feb 24
moon
Tue
Mar 3
moon
Tue
Mar 10
moon
Mon
Mar 16

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 20
11.0°C 24°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 19
14.5°C 21.1°C 4.0mm
Tue
Feb 18
17.8°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 17
16.6°C 26.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 16
15.9°C 26.0°C 6.8mm

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
16.3°C
+3.2°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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Weather News

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Bulwer's petrel nicknamed Buggerlugs found on Cronulla RSL balcony and released closer to home

12:15 EDT

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Tropical cyclone risk increasing for Gulf of Carpentaria

11:26 EDT

Communities surrounding the Gulf of Carpentaria should prepare for the development of a tropical cyclone this weekend or early next week.