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ACT Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, with a possible thunderstorm, this afternoon. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending W/SW in the middle of the day.

  • Tuesday Hot and mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then turning W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds.

Issued Sun 17:45 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 %
Possible thunderstorm
17 35 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 6 72 WNW 17 34
Mostly sunny
16 34 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
17 34 30% < 1mm Nil N 5 73 WNW 11 33
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