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ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, becoming less likely this afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 5 to 15 mm Chance of any rain: 80% Around Canberra Sun protection 8:40am to 5:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 15 [Extreme].

  • Wednesday Cloud clearing. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog. High (70%) chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then tending W 20 to 30 km/h during the evening. Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm Chance of any rain: 60%.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h later. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

Issued Tue 04:45 EDT

ACT Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Rain
15 25 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 6 86 WNW 24 57
Rain
15 25 90% - Nil - - - -
Rain
16 26 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 4 86 WNW 16 52
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