Wednesday Becoming cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds W 25 to 30 km/h shifting E 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Around Canberra Sun protection 8:50am to 5:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme].
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.
Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending W 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 6 to 15 mm Chance of any rain: 90%.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||29||90%||5-10mm||Nil||ESE 15||60||ENE 20||35|
||14||28||80%||5-10mm||Nil||E 9||61||NE 14||35|
Being able to enjoy water sports on an outback cattle station is not something that happens very often, especially in the desert.
Heatwave conditions are set to scorch southern Queensland today for a second time in just over a week, with paramedics preparing for another spike in heat-related cases.
The Queensland channel country town of Boulia enjoyed some good rain at last in 2016 with the Bureau of Meteorology recording five times the 2015 rainfall.