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ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Around Canberra Sun protection 10:40am to 1:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate].

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the morning. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

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

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 2 mm Chance of any rain: 30%.

Issued Thu 09:53 EST

ACT Observations

Latest Observations
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
14:50 EST
WNW 17 26 11.9 -0.3 10.0 43 6 0.0 1010.0
14:50 EST
WSW 15 22 0.3 -1.8 -4.1 86 1 0.0 -
14:50 EST
W 17 19 12.0 -1.2 10.2 40 7 0.0 1009.8
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NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

11:44 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

Launceston public meeting applauds city flood levees protection

09:14 EST

Launceston's flood levees have been hailed as a game-changer in minimising the impact of the June flood emergency.