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Canberra Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

10.6°C falling
Updated at 00:40 EDT

ACT for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W 20 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 10.6°C falling
Dew Point 9.0°C falling
Feels Like 8.6°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
ESE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1025.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EDT
Sunset sunset
19:24 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 11.5°C
Braidwood 8.8°C
Goulburn Ap 10.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

VERY HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
11°C

6am

Mostly clear
9°C

9am

Mostly clear
16°C

12pm

Clear
26°C

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 23
Thu
Oct 24
Fri
Oct 25
Sat
Oct 26
Sun
Oct 27
Mon
Oct 28
Tue
Oct 29

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Windy

Windy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 29°C 31°C 29°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 25°C
Minimum 9°C 7°C 11°C 11°C 3°C 4°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 40% 30% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High
Pollen Index High High Very High High High High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Moderate Slight Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 5
km/h
24
km/h
4
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
39
km/h
27
km/h
42
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
5
km/h
15
km/h
6
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction W 5km/h
W
WNW 24km/h
WNW
W 4km/h
W
WNW 23km/h
WNW
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NW 39km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
W 42km/h
W
WNW 13km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
SE 5km/h
SE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
N 6km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
Relative Humidity 67% 18% 46% 15% 34% 20% 47% 28% 46% 22% 57% 25% 59% 17%
Dew Point 10°C 3°C 6°C 2°C 5°C 4°C 4°C 0°C 0°C -2°C 4°C 1°C 6°C -1°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:45 EDT
sunrise
06:11 EDT
sunset
19:24 EDT
last light
19:51 EDT
moon
rise
Wed 03:07 EDT
set
Wed 13:39 EDT
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13
moon
Wed
Nov 20

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 22
5.8°C 29°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 21
3.1°C 26.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 20
-0.2°C 20.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 19
8.8°C 19.2°C 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 18
5.8°C 21.0°C 0.0mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
497.6mm
91.6 Day(s)
Total For 2019
337.2mm
76 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
280.2mm
65 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
-0.2°C
20th
Lowest On Record
-3.4°C
18th 2013
Average This Month
5.9°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
6.0°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.4°C
6th
Highest On Record
32.7°C
13th 1946
Average This Month
22.3°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
19.5°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
11.2mm
9th
Total This Month
20.0mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.4mm
10.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
161.0mm
1976
Driest On Record
2.4mm
1977
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Weather News

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19:10 EDT

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15:56 EDT

The Murray-Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) will be investigated over the during a pumping embargo in parts of the Murray-Darling Basin.

Spring wind and warmth to raise fire danger in several states

12:56 EDT

A burst of hot and windy weather will cause a spike in fire danger ratings across parts of southern and eastern Australia later this week.