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Canberra Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.7°C falling
Updated at 19:10 EDT

ACT for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Areas of smoke haze. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then shifting E/SE 25 to 35 km/h in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of smoke haze. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 21.7°C falling
Dew Point 8.6°C rising
Feels Like 14.5°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
E 35km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1011.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 13.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:42 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:11 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 28.9°C
Braidwood 13.5°C
Goulburn Ap 19.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
18°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12
Fri
Dec 13
Sat
Dec 14
Sun
Dec 15
Mon
Dec 16
Tue
Dec 17

Hazy

Mostly sunny

Hazy

Hazy

Hazy

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 33°C 29°C 28°C 31°C 31°C 35°C 37°C
Minimum 12°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 10% 20% 5% 5% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High High High High High High 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 13
km/h
18
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
24
km/h
11
km/h
30
km/h
12
km/h
23
km/h
8
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 13km/h
ESE
NNW 18km/h
NNW
SE 10km/h
SE
NNW 14km/h
NNW
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NW 16km/h
NW
NW 8km/h
NW
W 24km/h
W
NW 11km/h
NW
W 30km/h
W
WSW 12km/h
WSW
SW 23km/h
SW
S 8km/h
S
NW 17km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 49% 18% 52% 24% 60% 24% 53% 18% 47% 12% 34% 14% 38% 9%
Dew Point 8°C 5°C 8°C 6°C 10°C 6°C 9°C 4°C 9°C -2°C 6°C 3°C 8°C -1°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon
first light
05:12 EDT
sunrise
05:42 EDT
sunset
20:12 EDT
last light
20:41 EDT
moon
set
Thu 05:33 EDT
rise
Thu 20:11 EDT
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Dec 11
11.3°C 31°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 10
12.2°C 38.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 9
14.9°C 34.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 8
11.1°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 7
11.1°C 29.7°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
618.2mm
109.3 Day(s)
Total For 2019
358.6mm
81 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
379.6mm
80 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.6°C
1st
Lowest On Record
0.3°C
6th 2012
Average This Month
11.0°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
38.1°C
10th
Highest On Record
39.2°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
27.4°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
26.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
2nd
Total This Month
1.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.0mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
215.2mm
1947
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1967
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