Wednesday Mostly clear. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers and thunderstorms, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm Chance of any rain: 50% Around Canberra.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 9||63||WNW 21||18|
||16||34||5%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 6||60||WNW 18||21|
Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.
Farm Management Deposits changes will give farmers chance to help themselves, once they have cash to spare
The Federal Government has introduced legislation to overhaul the Farm Management Deposits scheme, which it says will help farmers to help themselves.
The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.