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ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. Light winds. Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h. Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm Chance of any rain: 60% Around Canberra Sun protection 10:40am to 1:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate].

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.

Issued Wed 16:20 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
23:00 EST
- 0 0 4.9 4.2 4.9 95 1 11.0 1010.5
23:00 EST
SSE 9 15 -1.7 -1.7 -5.1 100 1 8.6 -
23:00 EST
SSW 4 7 5.1 4.4 3.2 95 1 12.0 1010.6
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NSW weather: Search for man missing in floodwaters as severe weather hits

21:00 EST

Witnesses saw a man being swept away after his vehicle went into floodwaters near Lismore in far north New South Wales, police say, as a heavy downpour and strong winds hit the state's coast.

Queensland farmers rejoice after late winter rain fills in gaps

16:57 EST

After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.

Records tumble during Queensland rain event

16:22 EST

August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.