Fairfax Media Network

ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

ACT Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Morning fog. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around minus 1 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 12.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Morning fog. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 4 and minus 1 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 12.

Issued Sun 23:37 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 shower
-2 10 70% < 1mm Severe WNW 21 88 WNW 28 61
Possible shower
1 8 70% - Moderate - - - -
Possible shower
-1 9 60% 1-5mm Severe WNW 17 88 WNW 21 62
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Scientists make accidental breakthrough that could lead to drought-proof crops

14:40 EST

A group of Australian National University (ANU) scientists have made a major breakthrough that could improve Australia's food security during drought.

Chilly Thursday for Tasmania

13:55 EST

A wintry blast will bring rain, hail, blustery winds and low level snow to Tasmania on Thursday.

Climate scientists reveal their fears for the future

09:10 EST

Cradling her newborn baby girl, heatwave expert Sarah Perkins Kirkpatrick admits to feeling torn between the joy of motherhood and anxiety over her first-born child's future.