Wednesday Mostly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, clearing in the evening. A possible afternoon thunderstorm. Winds W/NW 30 to 40 km/h shifting S 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Around Canberra Sun protection 10:10am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate].
Thursday Partly cloudy. Patches of light morning frost. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 2 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||18||10%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 7||82||SW 14||49|
||4||18||20%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 4||80||SW 11||49|
Night-time temperatures will drop well below average in the Capital from Wednesday.
Warmer-than-normal oceans have contributed to a late end to a big wet season across the southern hemisphere.
Marine scientists have upped the ante in their fight to save the Great Barrier Reef from the devastating effects of coral bleaching.