Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting SE 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Around Canberra Sun protection 9:10am to 4:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High].
Friday Cloudy. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.
Sunday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending NW 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 4 to 15 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.
Monday Medium (40%) chance of showers during the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 25 km/h turning W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||16||10%||< 1mm||Moderate||WNW 16||63||WNW 30||45|
||4||16||10%||< 1mm||Slight||WNW 10||60||WNW 20||38|
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