Canberra Forecast

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Forecast updated at 9:11 am EDT on Tuesday 10 December 2019.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Summary
Max 38
Hot. Late cool change.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Canberra area

Hot and partly cloudy. Smoke haze, mainly in the evening. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 35 km/h shifting easterly 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

Fire Danger - Severe

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Hot. Late cool change. Canberra 38
Hot. Late cool change. Tuggeranong 38

Wednesday 11 December

Summary
Min 12
Max 33
Smoke haze.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Canberra area

Mostly sunny. Areas of smoke haze. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Thursday 12 December

Summary
Min 12
Max 31
Smoke haze.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Canberra area

Partly cloudy. Areas of smoke haze. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending westerly 20 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Friday 13 December

Summary
Min 12
Max 28
Possible shower. Smoke haze.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Canberra area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Areas of smoke haze. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northwesterly 20 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending east to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:00 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Saturday 14 December

Summary
Min 12
Max 30
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Canberra area

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming westerly 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

Sunday 15 December

Summary
Min 12
Max 29
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Canberra area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming westerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

Monday 16 December

Summary
Min 11
Max 29
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Canberra area

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:20 pm EDT Tuesday.

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