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ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloud clearing. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Around Canberra.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny day. High (80%) chance of rain developing later, most likely at night. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Possible rainfall: 5 to 15 mm Chance of any rain: 90%.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

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

Issued Tue 09:10 EST

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 %
Rain developing
-3 17 90% 10-20mm Severe NNW 6 85 NNW 20 41
Rain developing
-3 17 90% - Severe NW 6 66 NNW 13 42
Rain developing
-2 17 90% 5-10mm Severe NNW 3 76 NNW 13 40
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Farmers say debt a bigger threat than drought

13:43 EST

Debt is now a bigger problem than drought for some of Australia's farming families, who say they are making the radical call for removing their debt from banks and placing it with government.

Rural villagers facing food shortages as El Nino brings drought, frosts to Papua New Guinea

13:02 EST

While many Australian farmers are nervously waiting to see how a forecast El Nino may impact farm production, to the north, Papua New Guinea is already feeling its full force.

Spring storms spark up in SA

12:19 EST

After a dry and cold start to winter the first two days of spring are set to be stormy.