Fairfax Media Network

ACT Weather

Current Warnings

ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E 20 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then tending SE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Around Canberra Sun protection 9:40am to 5:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme].

  • Sunday Cloudy. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower during the day. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.

Issued Sat 10:28 EDT

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 %
Possible shower
13 32 50% 1-5mm Nil SE 5 66 ESE 21 37
Possible shower
11 34 50% - Nil - - - -
Possible shower
14 31 50% 1-5mm Nil SE 2 64 ESE 13 38
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.

Hot and dry autumn ahead for Australia

17:43 EDT

The seasonal outlook for autumn is hot and dry, but what is causing it? Both maximum and minimum temperatures look to be above average, especially for central Australia, extending down through inland NSW and western VIC.