Saturday Sunny. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Around Canberra.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
Monday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 2 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||14||29||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 10||70||NE 16||35|
||14||28||40%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 5||75||NNE 12||38|
The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.
Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.
Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle
A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.