Best Time to Visit Canberra

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On this page, you will find information about the climate and the best time to visit Canberra. We created climate tables and charts for the location of Canberra. These contain details about temperatures, precipitation and more.

Furthermore, we analyzed all climate data and provide a recommendation about which months are best to visit Canberra for your holiday.

Climate Overview

Thermometer Symbol -0 °C to 28 °C
Rainy Cloud Symbol 1.182.56 in (5 – 8 Days of Rain)
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Best Time to Visit Canberra: Overview

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AprilApr
TemperaturesTemp. up to 21 °C
MayMay
TemperaturesTemp. up to 15 °C
JuneJun
MaximumMax. 12 °C
JulyJul
MaximumMax. 11 °C
AugustAug
MaximumMax. 13 °C
SeptemberSep
TemperaturesTemp. up to 16 °C
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Climate Chart Canberra

Climate Chart Canberra
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Source of Data: German Weather Service (Offenbach) and Wikipedia

Climate Table Canberra

In the following, you will find the climate table for Canberra, containing information about Temperatures, Precipitation, and Hours of Sunshine.

Temperatures, Precipitation, Sunshine

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature28°27°25°20°15°12°11°13°16°19°23°26°
Night Temperature13°13°11°-0°11°
Precipitation (inch)2.132.282.132.091.771.181.612.012.22.562.562.05
Rainy days655665677786
Hours of Sunshine10987556779910
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Temperatures
The annual average temperature is 13 °C.

For comparison: London 11 °C, NYC 12 °C, LA 17.9 °C

Warmest month: January (20.4 °C)
Coldest month: July (5.5 °C)

Precipitation
Overall annual precipitation: 24.57 inch on 74 rainy days

For comparison: London 24.06 in, NYC 41.57 in, LA 12.01 in

There is no rainy season (months with more than 6.9 in of precipitation).

Months that have possible snowfall: May, June, July, August, and September

Sunshine
As our climate table shows, January is the sunniest month with an average of 9.7 hours of sunshine per day. Over the year, there are 7.6 hours of sunshine per day on average. For comparison: London has 4.1, NYC has 7 and LA has 8.9 hours of sunshine per day on average.

Popular Activities



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Current Weather and Forecast

Current Weather in Canberra
clear sky     clear sky, 9.4 °C
Clouds: 0 %       Wind: 16 mph NW
Air Pressure: 1015 hPa       Humidity: 62 %
Last updated: 23rd Jul 2019, 09:02 am
The next days …
23rd Jul 201924th Jul 201925th Jul 201926th Jul 201927th Jul 201928th Jul 2019
few clouds2 °C to 10 °Csky is clear-0 °C to 11 °Csky is clear-1 °C to 11 °Covercast clouds-0 °C to 11 °Cbroken clouds1 °C to 11 °Csky is clear-1 °C to 10 °C
2 °C to 10 °C-0 °C to 11 °C-1 °C to 11 °C-0 °C to 11 °C1 °C to 11 °C-1 °C to 10 °C
Clouds: 12 %Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 77 %Clouds: 4 %
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Weather information provided by OpenWeatherMap. (CC BY-SA)
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Australia: Regions

Canberra is part of the holiday destination Australia. We analyzed the climate for additional regions, in order to provide you with information about the best time to visit and the expected holiday weather:

Canberra: Experiences of our Visitors

There are 1 reviews for Canberra holiday already. Average rating is 4 of 5 stars.
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    günter kroll, 80 years old was there in April

    in april 2014 the weather was very good 12 to 15 degrees
    !bright to cloudy good for chimney wood splitting and stacking
    my boyfriend died in 2017!!!

    Weather Rating: 4 stars – Good

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