Monday Cloud breaking to a mostly sunny afternoon. Light W winds. Around Canberra.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. Light winds.
Wednesday Cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Light winds.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Light winds.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||0||12||90%||1-5mm||High||NNW 10||100||NW 17||61|
||1||10||90%||-||High||NE 9||91||NNW 11||73|
||1||11||80%||1-5mm||High||N 6||100||NNW 14||64|
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