Monday Early cloud then sunny. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:30am to 5:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme].
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending E 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. The chance of a thunderstorm later in the day. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 1 to 4 mm Chance of any rain: 70%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||10||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 8||69||N 21||22|
||12||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NE 6||72||N 15||29|
A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.
Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.
Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.