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It's winter in Gungahlin! Average night: 1.7°c.  Average day 11.8°c.  Average rainfall: 140.5mm.  Ave Frosts: 52.

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Gungahlin Forecast

August 2022

Mon 15: showers.   4°c to 10°c

Tue 16: a shower or two.  4°c to 12°c

Wed 17: partly cloudy.  1°c to 15°c

Thu 18: a possible shower.  4°c to 15°c

Fri 19: showers.  5°c to 12°c

Sat 20: showers.  2°c to 10°c

Sun 21: sunny.  1°c to 12°c

Local Radar

Snowy Mountains Forecast

Canberra Forecast

Weather Data

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See what the weather was like in Gungahlin on any day from Jan 1999 to today.

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It's August! 

Long term Gungahlin averages


Ave Max: 12.6°C
Ave Min: 1.7°C
Ave Rain: 49.3mm

Wettest: 122.0mm (1998)

Rain Days: 12
Hottest day: 21.0°C (1999)
Coldest day: 4.8°C (2008)

Warmest night: 11.1°C (2003)
Coldest night: -6.6°C (2003)
Ave no. of frosts: 17

Ave no. of fogs: 3


Weather in Gungahlin - all months

2022 Rainfall Challenge

(Updated: 8 August 2022)

Gungahlin: 436.3mm
Canberra AP: 470.6mm
Tuggeranong: 698.2mm
Monash: 657.4mm
Goulburn: 677.6mm
Cooma: 420.5mm

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About the Gungahlin Weather Centre

The Gungahlin Weather Centre (634m asl) is located in Ngunnawal, a northern suburb of Canberra, Australia's National Capital. The centre opened in 1998 and records all major weather elements including; temperature, rainfall, humidity, barometric pressure, dew point, heat index, evaporation, UV, wind direction, wind speed and wind chill.  Read more about Gungahlin Weather Centre

Gungahlin Weather Records

1998 to 2022

Hottest temp: 43.7°C (4 Jan 2020)
Coldest temp: -7.1°C (2 July 2017)
Coldest day: 2.6°C (12 Jun 2009)
Warmest night: 30.0°C (1 Feb 2020)
Strongest wind: 78.9km/h (24 Aug 2003)

Wettest month: 176.3mm (Feb 2002)
Driest month: 0.0mm (May 2005)
Wettest year: 820.4mm (2016)
Driest year: 308.6mm (2019)
Longest dry spell: 56 days (16 Apr - 10 Jun 05)


Gungahlin Weather Facts & Figures

Gungahlin Weather Photos

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Winter has arrived across Gungahlin. It's our favourite season of the year here at the Gungahlin Weather Centre.  Is it yours?

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