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Current Warnings

ACT Forecast

  • Friday Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Light winds.

  • Saturday Areas of morning frost. Patchy fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

  • Sunday Areas of morning fog. Areas of morning frost. Mostly sunny day. Light winds.

  • Monday Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Sunny afternoon. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Light winds.

Issued Thu 06:25 EST

ACT Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Frost then sunny
-3 13 10% < 1mm Severe NW 4 86 NW 12 51
Frost then sunny
-2 12 20% < 1mm Severe - - - -
Frost then sunny
-3 13 20% < 1mm Severe Calm 77 NW 8 45
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Weather News

'Worse than the cyclone': Debbie's victims still battling home insurers

18:36 EST

It is 15 months since Tropical Cyclone Debbie smashed Mel Deacon's north Queensland home but it's still so badly damaged it is unfit to live in — something she blames on a bitter fight with her insurance company.

Cheeky Canberrans disrobe and jump in the lake to mark winter solstice

18:06 EST

It's the shortest day of the year, so why not take off all of your clothes and plunge into the freezing lake to celebrate? That's what a brave group of Canberrans did early on Thursday morning to mark the winter solstice and raise money for charity.

Antarctic expeditioners plunge into icy water at Casey Station to mark winter solstice

16:33 EST

Expeditioners at Antarctica's Casey Station have taken a plunge into -2 degree waters to celebrate midwinter.