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ACT Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0% Around Canberra Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].

  • Sunday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming W/NW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 5%.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely later in the day. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.

Issued Sat 04:45 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 %
Mostly sunny
-1 12 10% < 1mm Severe WNW 9 91 - -
Frost then sunny
-1 12 10% - High - - - -
Frost then sunny
-1 12 5% < 1mm Severe NW 4 90 - -
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