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Current Warnings

ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Friday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon.

  • Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Light winds.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower later in the day. The chance of a thunderstorm later in the day. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

Issued Wed 21:30 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 %
Mostly sunny
18 37 50% < 1mm Nil N 10 42 NW 25 20
Mostly sunny
17 36 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
19 36 60% < 1mm Nil NNW 8 42 NW 18 22
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Weather News

Heat shortens Tour Down Under Stage 3

11:05 EDT

Extreme heat has forced organisers to shorten today's stage of the Santos Tour Down Under in South Australia.

Man who suffered 'killer dirt' disease melioidosis spent months battling life-threatening infection

10:03 EDT

It was an unlucky scrape that Bob Creek knows could have cost him his life.

SA heatwave forecast forces total fire bans, TDU cycling shortened

06:40 EDT

South Australia is facing two days of temperatures in the 40s, with total fire bans imposed for many parts of the state and the extreme weather forcing changes to the Tour Down Under cycling.