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ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming N/NW and light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 1 to 3 mm Chance of any rain: 60% Around Canberra.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W 25 to 30 km/h during the afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm Chance of any rain: 50%.

Issued Sat 17:56 EST

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 %
Frost then sunny
-2 12 5% < 1mm Severe NW 10 88 WSW 18 49
Frost then sunny
0 10 5% - High W 8 67 WNW 11 58
Frost then sunny
-1 11 5% < 1mm Severe NW 6 86 WSW 12 50
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