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ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloud clearing. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Around Canberra.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny day. High (80%) chance of rain developing later, most likely at night. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 1 to 5 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. Light winds becoming S 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Possible rainfall: 5 to 15 mm Chance of any rain: 90%.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.

Issued Tue 09:10 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 %
Frost then sunny
0 17 50% < 1mm High NNW 9 79 NW 20 41
Frost then sunny
3 15 50% - Slight NE 6 61 NNW 9 44
Frost then sunny
1 17 50% < 1mm High NW 5 73 WNW 11 39
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