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ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 20 to 25 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm Chance of any rain: 60%.

  • Wednesday Sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the late afternoon and evening. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending E 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30% Around Canberra Sun protection 8:50am to 5:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme].

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending W 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 6 to 15 mm Chance of any rain: 90%.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

Issued Tue 16:20 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 %
Mostly sunny
12 31 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 11 60 ESE 19 33
Mostly sunny
15 31 5% - Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 30 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 7 61 ESE 12 32
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