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Canberra Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 17°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

17.2°C falling
Updated at 00:40 EDT

ACT for Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Light winds becoming N 20 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.
Friday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 17.2°C falling
Dew Point 14.3°C steady
Feels Like 17.1°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
SSE 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1018.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:17 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:56 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 17.2°C
Braidwood 16.6°C
Goulburn Ap 16.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

6am

Slight chance shower
15°C

9am

Heavy rain
16°C

12pm

Heavy rain
17°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Apr 2
Fri
Apr 3
Sat
Apr 4
Sun
Apr 5
Mon
Apr 6
Tue
Apr 7
Wed
Apr 8

Possible thunderstorm

Showers increasing

Windy with showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 20°C 18°C 15°C 20°C 18°C 20°C
Minimum 15°C 15°C 12°C 5°C 6°C 7°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 30% 30% 5% 10% 20%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 10-20mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 12
km/h
19
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
24
km/h
34
km/h
23
km/h
31
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction NE 12km/h
NE
N 19km/h
N
NNW 12km/h
NNW
NNW 16km/h
NNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WNW 34km/h
WNW
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
W 9km/h
W
NW 13km/h
NW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
E 11km/h
E
SE 7km/h
SE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 90% 90% 92% 73% 84% 50% 60% 50% 70% 43% 67% 44% 69% 44%
Dew Point 14°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 13°C 7°C 2°C 5°C 7°C 7°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 8°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:52 EDT
sunrise
07:17 EDT
sunset
18:56 EDT
last light
19:21 EDT
moon
rise
Thu 15:07 EDT
set
Fri 01:09 EDT
moon
Wed
Apr 8
moon
Wed
Apr 15
moon
Thu
Apr 23
moon
Fri
May 1

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Apr 1
10.1°C 25°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 31
13.4°C 23.6°C 0.4mm
Mon
Mar 30
15.2°C 23.7°C 13.2mm
Sun
Mar 29
11.1°C 25.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Mar 28
5.3°C 22.1°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
213.7mm
28.8 Day(s)
Total For 2020
195.8mm
27 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
180.2mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
60.4mm
Feb 10
Lowest Temperature
4.3°C
Mar 15
Highest Temperature
44.0°C
Jan 4

Canberra Ap Almanac

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April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.7°C
25th 1999
Average This Month
10.1°C
+3.5°C
Long-term Average
6.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.0°C
1st
Highest On Record
32.6°C
12th 1968
Average This Month
25.0°C
+5.0°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
45.0mm
7.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
187.2mm
1989
Driest On Record
0.8mm
1997
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