Monday Partly cloudy. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming W/NW and light in the evening. Around Canberra.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost, locally severe. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.
Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||-2||9||80%||< 1mm||Severe||NW 22||88||W 26||67|
||-2||9||80%||-||Severe||WNW 18||72||W 17||62|
||-1||8||80%||< 1mm||Severe||NNW 16||87||W 19||69|
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