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Current Warnings

ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Sunny periods. Light winds. Around Canberra.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog and frost in the morning. Light winds.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the evening. Light winds.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain in the morning. Light winds.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Issued Tue 08:38 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 clearing
0 12 90% 1-5mm High NNW 10 97 NW 19 71
Rain clearing
0 12 90% - High N 9 71 NNW 12 66
Rain clearing
1 11 80% 1-5mm High N 6 96 NW 16 70
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Weather News

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Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce has indicated he might be prepared to consider changes to improve the Federal Government's concessional loans scheme for drought-hit farmers.

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14:44 EST

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