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Current Warnings

ACT Forecast

  • Friday Patchy fog in the early morning. Sunny day. Light winds.

  • Saturday The chance of morning fog. Patches of frost in the early morning. Sunny afternoon. Light winds.

  • Sunday Patches of frost and the chance of fog in the morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Light winds.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 25 km/h during the day.

Issued Thu 06:25 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
00:00 EST
SSE 7 11 7.8 3.5 6.7 74 2 0.0 1027.6
00:00 EST
E 11 13 1.1 0.5 -2.3 96 1 0.0 -
00:00 EST
SSW 7 7 6.2 2.1 4.8 75 1 0.0 1027.8
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Weather News

Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front hits southern WA

23:06 EST

Heavy rain has soaked Perth and surrounds as the first strong cold front of the season batters the southern half of the state, with damaging winds of up to 125 kilometres per hour predicted overnight.

Tourists and feral animals flock to Lake Eyre as floodwaters end 1,000km journey

18:11 EST

Rain that fell ago in north west Queensland has finally hit South Australia's Lake Eyre, attracting tourists and feral animals not seen there in years.

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

Perth's run of warm and dry weather will come to an abrupt end tonight when one of Western Australia's strongest cold front so far this year reaches the state's west coast.