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ACT Forecast

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers, clearing in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N/NE in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Saturday Sunny morning. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then shifting E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Tuesday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Fri 00:44 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 %
Possible thunderstorm
15 33 70% < 1mm Nil NW 7 54 WNW 22 28
Mostly sunny
14 33 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
16 32 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 6 55 WNW 16 30
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14:43 EDT

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