Data confidence level:
This FACT indicates the number of minutes delay for each hour driven as a result of congestion in Australian capital cities. Congestion during peak hours, specifically in the morning and evening rush periods from Monday to Friday often result in long delays for commuters. The city with the longest delay due to congestion is Sydney, at a staggering 40 additional minutes for each hour driven during peak time. The city with the shortest delay is Canberra, at 22 minutes per hour. Data for Darwin and Hobart could not be obtained. This data was collected in 2014.