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Wed 23:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds W/NW 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h turning NW 30 to 40 km/h in the morning then decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Possible rainfall: 30 to 40 mm Chance of any rain: 90% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:00am to 2:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High].

  • Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 10 to 20 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.

  • Sunday Sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.

Issued Wed 16:20 EST

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 %
Possible thunderstorm
6 11 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 21 91 NNW 28 67
Possible thunderstorm
7 11 90% - Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
6 11 90% 10-20mm Nil N 14 92 NNW 23 65
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