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Current Warnings

ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Light winds. Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning. Light winds.

  • Wednesday Areas of fog and frost in the morning, then mostly sunny. Light winds. Rainfall amount: 0 mm Around Canberra.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower at night. Light winds.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W 25 to 30 km/h during the evening.

Issued Tue 16:20 EST

ACT Observations

Latest Observations
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
16:50 EST
NNE 9 9 9.4 4.4 8.1 71 2 0.0 1022.2
17:00 EST
SE 2 4 0.0 -0.6 0.0 96 1 0.0 -
17:00 EST
SSE 2 7 9.5 2.8 9.5 63 2 0.0 1022.3
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Weather News

Hughenden students find their green thumbs in kitchen garden despite the drought

15:30 EST

There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.

Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan

15:29 EST

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.

Farmers want more Federal Government enticements to insure crops against natural disasters

12:17 EST

Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.