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ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Morning cloud making way for a mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds, tending NW 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Around Canberra Sun protection 10:10am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 8 [Very High].

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny day. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the evening. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, possibly heavy. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming S 20 to 30 km/h during the evening. Possible rainfall: 10 to 35 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.

  • Friday Sunny. Winds S 20 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.

Issued Tue 08:59 EDT

ACT Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Late shower
12 30 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 6 74 NW 23 31
Late shower
12 30 90% - Nil - - - -
Late shower
13 29 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 4 70 NW 18 32
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