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35.30°S 149.15°E 594m AMSL

Canberra Forecast

Today 17°C
Tonight 7°C
windy

Now

14.9°C falling
Updated at 14:20 EDT

ACT for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a gusty shower. Winds W/NW 35 to 45 km/h becoming NW 20 to 35 km/h in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

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Temperature 14.9°C falling
Dew Point 6.2°C falling
Feels Like 5.0°C
Relative Humidity 56%
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NW 46km/h rising
Wind Gusts 61km/h
Pressure 1001.6hPa steady
Fire Danger 8.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
07:19 EDT
Sunset sunset
18:53 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 15.8°C
Braidwood 13.9°C
Goulburn Ap 15.8°C

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear. Windy
16°C

6pm

Mostly clear. Windy
14°C

9pm

Mostly clear
12°C

12am

Mostly clear
11°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Sat 10:42 EDT
Severe Weather Warning (Damaging Winds) Illawarra, South Coast, Central/Southern Tablelands, South West Slopes, Snowy Mountains & ACT

NSW/ACT - Sat 10:34 EDT
Sheep Graziers Warning for Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands, South West Slopes, Riverina, Snowy Mountains & ACT

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Apr 4
Sun
Apr 5
Mon
Apr 6
Tue
Apr 7
Wed
Apr 8
Thu
Apr 9
Fri
Apr 10

Windy

Cloud increasing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 17°C 15°C 17°C 18°C 19°C 21°C 23°C
Minimum 12°C 7°C 8°C 6°C 7°C 6°C 6°C
Chance of Rain 60% 30% 30% 40% 30% 5% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 27
km/h
39
km/h
24
km/h
31
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
9
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NW 27km/h
NW
WNW 39km/h
WNW
WNW 24km/h
WNW
WNW 31km/h
WNW
WNW 16km/h
WNW
WNW 18km/h
WNW
SE 9km/h
SE
NE 11km/h
NE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
NW 9km/h
NW
WNW 21km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 89% 58% 62% 55% 75% 49% 72% 54% 77% 53% 71% 49% 75% 46%
Dew Point 15°C 8°C 4°C 6°C 8°C 6°C 6°C 8°C 8°C 9°C 8°C 10°C 9°C 11°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:53 EDT
sunrise
07:19 EDT
sunset
18:53 EDT
last light
19:19 EDT
moon
rise
Sat 16:43 EDT
set
Sun 04:25 EST
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
Sat
Apr 4
12.8°C - 8.2mm
Fri
Apr 3
11.3°C 16.9°C 20.0mm
Thu
Apr 2
13.8°C 20.0°C 1.4mm
Wed
Apr 1
10.1°C 25.8°C 0.0mm
Tue
Mar 31
13.4°C 23.6°C 0.4mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
213.7mm
28.8 Day(s)
Total For 2020
225.4mm
30 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

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.1°C
1st
Lowest On Record
-3.7°C
25th 1999
Average This Month
12.0°C
+5.4°C
Long-term Average
6.6°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.8°C
1st
Highest On Record
32.6°C
12th 1968
Average This Month
20.9°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
20.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
29.6mm
3 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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Weather News

Strong winds lash the southeast

13:15 EDT

A vigorous cold front has swept through parts of the southeast, bringing wind gusts in excess of 100km/h to some exposed and elevated parts.

When it rains, it pours over NSW

13:07 EDT

Parts of New South Wales have recorded their best daily April rainfall in decades, as a strong cold front and trough sweeped over the state overnight.

Sunflowers brighten up the Liverpool Plains countryside after years of drought

10:41 EDT

From dry and dusty paddocks an increasingly rare crop is flowering on the New South Wales Liverpool Plains, standing as a symbol of recovery from an intense one-in-100-year drought.