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ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely during this afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm this afternoon. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 30% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:10am to 4:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High].

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 30 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day. Possible rainfall: 3 to 6 mm Chance of any rain: 90%.

  • Monday Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning. Sunny day. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

Issued Sat 04:45 EDT

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
5 19 5% < 1mm Slight W 16 58 W 25 36
Mostly sunny
5 16 5% - Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
5 20 5% < 1mm Slight W 12 54 W 16 32
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