Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower later this evening. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting cooler E 25 to 35 km/h in the evening. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.
Wednesday Cloudy. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10% Around Canberra Sun protection 9:00am to 5:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 16 [Extreme].
Thursday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then tending E/SE in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.
Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 25 km/h during the morning then tending W 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.
ACT Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 9||65||ENE 20||32|
||16||32||20%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 6||67||NE 14||30|
Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.
The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.
The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.