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  • Wednesday Becoming cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds W 25 to 30 km/h shifting E 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Around Canberra Sun protection 8:50am to 5:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme].

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 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: 20%.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending W 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 6 to 15 mm Chance of any rain: 90%.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

Issued Wed 08:39 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 %
Cloud increasing
22 37 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 13 39 W 27 14
Cloud increasing
22 36 20% - Nil - - - -
Cloud increasing
22 36 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 36 W 22 17
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