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ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds NW 30 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the evening. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0% Around Canberra.

  • Thursday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

  • Saturday Sunny. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0%.

Issued Tue 16:20 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 %
Late shower
8 22 90% 20-40mm Nil NNE 12 75 N 25 65
Late shower
9 18 90% - Nil - - - -
Late shower
8 21 90% 20-40mm Nil NNE 7 78 N 20 68
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