Southern Tablelands Weather
Southern Tablelands Forecast
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 13.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon.
Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.
Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Snow above 800 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then turning W 30 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.
Southern Tablelands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
|Snow tending to rain
||-2||9||40%||< 1mm||Severe||W 16||83||WSW 20||53|
||2||8||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||W 23||88||WSW 22||77|
||-2||8||70%||< 1mm||Severe||NW 26||89||W 34||64|
||0||9||50%||< 1mm||High||W 25||80||WSW 23||66|
||-2||6||90%||1-5mm||Severe||W 24||93||WSW 23||75|
||-3||9||90%||1-5mm||Severe||W 26||96||W 24||75|
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Canberra has chilled below freezing every morning this month, and a few days have been quite cold as well.
Over the last week, much of the southeast has been treated to cold, cloud-free nights with light winds.