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ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:30am to 5:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme].

  • Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

  • Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower or thunderstorm, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h later. Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm Chance of any rain: 60%.

Issued Tue 06:15 EDT

ACT Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Late shower
13 25 50% < 1mm Nil SE 9 78 ESE 21 50
Late shower
12 26 50% - Nil - - - -
Late shower
14 25 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 6 80 ESE 13 55
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