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Thu 18:36 EDT
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ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers and thunderstorms, becoming less likely later tonight. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h. Sunny. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 50% Around Canberra.

  • Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.

Issued Thu 16:20 EDT

ACT Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
15 34 5% < 1mm Nil NW 7 67 WNW 20 22
Sunny
15 34 5% - Nil - - - -
Sunny
15 33 5% < 1mm Nil NW 4 69 WNW 16 24
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Heavy hailstorms hit Queanbeyan and south Canberra

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15:51 EDT

Much of southeastern Australia is experiencing its sunniest week since spring and skies have been staying clear at night, effectively giving planet gazers a fine-tuned view of a rare feature.

Perth recycling its hot air

14:18 EDT

Australia's western capital equalled its record of four consecutive days over 40 degrees yesterday, and some of that heat is returning.