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ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then turning N/NE in the late evening.

  • Monday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h shifting NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Issued Sat 05:25 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 %
Mostly sunny
16 38 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 8 34 NNW 19 10
Mostly sunny
16 38 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
17 38 5% < 1mm Nil N 4 31 NNW 15 10
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Weather News

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

Temperatures have been steadily climbing across the Sydney basin today, the second day of a prolonged period of heat for the region.

Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

Weather news of late has been focussed on the heatwave conditions plaguing southeastern Australia - and rightly so: these conditions are severe.

100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

Nearly one year after tropical cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast, the region is marking the centenary of another destructive cyclone, which all but flattened the young town of Mackay.