Canberra  Tue Aug 30 13:04 EST

Local weather

Late shower Canberra
Late shower
NOW 17.2°C

Tuesday: Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of rain at night. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light again in the evening. Around Canberra Sun protection 9:40am to 2:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate].

Wednesday: Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the morning, tending showers in the afternoon then clearing late in the afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 25 km/h tending W 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Possible rainfall: 4 to 15 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.

Thursday: Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.

Friday: Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 35 to 70 mm Chance of any rain: 90%.

Saturday: Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 3 to 10 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.

Weather Warnings

NSW/ACT - 11:08 EST - Sheep Graziers Warning for the Central Tablelands, Southern Tablelands, South West Slopes and ACT

All warnings from Bureau of Meteorology.

Canberra Current Conditions

  • Current temp: 17.2°C
  • Recorded min: 3°C
  • Recorded max: n/a
  • Feels like: 17.2°C
  • Humidity: 40%
  • Rainfall since 9am: 0.0mm
  • Wind: NW 17km/h
  • Wind gusts: 19km/h
  • Pressure: 1023.5hPa
  • First light: 05:59 EST
  • Sunrise: 06:25 EST
  • Sunset: 17:43 EST
  • Last light: 18:08 EST
  • Moon: Waning crescent
  • Days until DST starts: 33

Canberra 7 Day Forecast

Late shower Tuesday
Late shower
Min: 3°C Max: 16°C
UV: Moderate
Rain clearing Wednesday
Rain clearing
Min: 8°C Max: 16°C
UV: Moderate
Late shower Thursday
Late shower
Min: 4°C Max: 17°C
UV: Moderate
Rain Friday
Min: 5°C Max: 14°C
UV: Moderate
Showers Saturday
Min: 6°C Max: 15°C
UV: Moderate
Possible shower Sunday
Possible shower
Min: 2°C Max: 15°C
UV: -
Possible shower Monday
Possible shower
Min: 0°C Max: 17°C
UV: -
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ACT Marine Forecast

Canberra Lakes
N/NW winds 15/20 km/h tending W/NW 25/30 km/h from late morning.

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Canberra Ap August Weather Records

  • Highest Max: 24.0°C in 1982
  • Lowest Max: 3.5°C in 1965
  • Average Max: 13.0°C
  • Highest Min: 12.0°C in 2009
  • Lowest Min: -8.5°C in 1994
  • Average Min: 1.0°C
  • Highest Rainfall: 156.2mm in 1974
  • Highest 24hr Rainfall: 48.4mm in 1974
  • Average Rainfall: 46.2mm

Around Australia

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In the Neighbourhood

| 13:00 EST
Now: 16°C  Max: 16°C
Now: 13°C  Max: 14°C
Now: 28°C  Max: 32°C
Now: -  Max: 33°C
Port Moresby
Now: 30°C  Max: 32°C
Now: 29°C  Max: 34°C
Now: 15°C  Max: 15°C
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