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ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. Light winds. Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 6 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the early morning. Morning frost. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5% Around Canberra Sun protection 10:20am to 2:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate].

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Frost and patchy fog in the morning. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.

  • Monday Patchy morning fog. Areas of morning frost. Mostly sunny day. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.

Issued Thu 16:20 EST

ACT Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Frost then sunny
-3 14 5% < 1mm Severe SW 8 73 WNW 12 37
Frost then sunny
-1 13 5% - Severe - - - -
Frost then sunny
-3 14 10% < 1mm Severe SSW 5 69 - -
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Weather News

Snow season high becoming a low point

16:18 EST

The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

16:13 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.