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ACT Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, becoming less likely in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm ands possible small hail during the afternoon. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the morning then becoming W/NW and light in the late evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming S 20 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Sunday Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Sunny day. Light winds.

  • Monday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Issued Thu 18:45 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 %
Frost then sunny
-4 13 20% < 1mm Severe SW 8 64 NNW 14 35
Frost then sunny
-4 13 20% - Severe - - - -
Frost then sunny
-4 13 50% < 1mm Severe SSW 2 63 NW 7 31
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