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Next 48 hours in Canberra

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Thursday, January 19

Mostly clear 28°C 5% 43% icon
ENE 21km/h 14°C 41%

Mostly clear 26°C 5% 31% icon
ENE 24km/h 14°C 46%

Mostly cloudy 20°C 5% 66% icon
E 18km/h 14°C 67%
Friday, January 20

Mostly cloudy 17°C 29% 76% icon
E 11km/h 13°C 77%

Mostly cloudy 16°C 10% 74% icon
E 9km/h 14°C 88%

Slight chance shower 15°C 39% 89% icon
NE 4km/h 14°C 93%

Heavy shower 20°C 90% 95% icon
N 13km/h 17°C 79%

Heavy rain 24°C 72% 94% icon
NW 25km/h 19°C 76%

Slight chance shower 25°C 39% 55% icon
WNW 30km/h 18°C 66%

Mostly clear 25°C 10% 34% icon
W 29km/h 17°C 61%

Mostly clear 21°C 5% 16% icon
WSW 15km/h 15°C 68%
Saturday, January 21

Mostly clear 18°C 7% 18% icon
SSW 9km/h 14°C 76%

Mostly clear 15°C 5% 26% icon
S 9km/h 11°C 78%

Clear 13°C 5% 7% icon
S 5km/h 11°C 85%

Mostly clear 19°C 5% 14% icon
SSE 11km/h 10°C 57%

Clear 25°C 5% 7% icon
ESE 11km/h 9°C 35%
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WA flooding continues

12:56 EDT

Record-breaking rain is causing flooding over parts of Western Australia this week, while parched Perth misses out once again.

Heatwave has race car drivers concerned about tyres and road temperatures

11:56 EDT

As temperatures push above 35 degrees along the east coast, what does the extreme heat do to tyres driving on hot, often bubbling roads? Bitumen absorbs the summer heat, often making road surfaces more than 20 degrees hotter than air temperatures.

Cattle prepare for simulated heatwave for Queensland study into their welfare, performance

10:49 EDT

Radio transmitters have been inserted into the stomachs of 24 feedlot cattle to monitor their body temperatures, as part of a three-month trial investigating the impact of heatwaves.