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ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Rainfall amount: 0 mm Around Canberra.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog and frost in the morning. Light winds.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the evening. Light winds.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the morning. Light winds.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Issued Tue 04:45 EST

ACT Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
-3 10 70% 1-5mm Severe W 17 100 WSW 22 51
-3 8 70% - Severe SW 14 86 SW 15 60
-2 9 50% 1-5mm Severe NW 12 100 WSW 18 53
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