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Sat 09:13 EST
Current Warnings

ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers during the day. Winds W/NW 30 to 40 km/h becoming light late this evening. Around Canberra Sun protection 9:10am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 7 [High].

  • Sunday Sunny day. Slight (30%) chance of rain at night. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.

  • Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h. Possible rainfall: 2 to 10 mm Chance of any rain: 70%.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then tending W 20 to 25 km/h during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 6 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower during the morning. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h tending NW 15 to 20 km/h later. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 2 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.

Issued Sat 08:26 EST

ACT Observations

Latest Observations
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
09:50 EST
NW 33 39 11.1 8.1 7.8 82 2 0.0 1005.4
09:50 EST
W 31 44 1.5 1.1 -4.7 97 1 0.8 -
09:50 EST
NW 19 24 13.1 9.4 11.4 78 2 0.0 1004.9
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09:09 EST

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