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ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then shifting S 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm Chance of any rain: 80% Around Canberra Sun protection 10:10am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate].

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Patches of light morning frost. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

Issued Tue 20:58 EST

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 %
Mostly sunny
3 18 5% < 1mm Moderate W 7 81 WSW 14 50
Mostly sunny
4 16 5% - Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
4 18 5% < 1mm Slight WSW 4 80 SW 10 50
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