Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Around Canberra.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning. Rainfall amount: 0 mm.
Saturday Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 20 to 25 km/h becoming NW 30 to 45 km/h during the morning then tending N 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Rainfall amount: 0 mm.
Sunday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning NW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Rainfall amount: 0 to 10 mm.
Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Rainfall amount: 1 to 4 mm.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||10||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNW 23||90||W 30||56|
||-1||8||50%||-||High||W 22||93||W 25||64|
||2||9||70%||< 1mm||Moderate||NW 18||86||NW 24||58|
The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.
Southeastern Australia may be feeling the chill but the country's north is beginning to bake, in near-record July heat in some places.
An unusual weather pattern is bringing storms to Western Australia's Mid West, Gasgoyne and Goldfields today, with residents warned to brace for damaging winds and possible flash flooding.