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ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly clear. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 20 to 25 km/h during the day. Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm Chance of any rain: 60%.

  • Wednesday Sunny morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the late afternoon and evening. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending E 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 30% Around Canberra Sun protection 8:50am to 5:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 17 [Extreme].

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 20%.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending W 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon. Possible rainfall: 6 to 15 mm Chance of any rain: 90%.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

Issued Tue 16:20 EDT

ACT Observations

Latest Observations
Station
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
18:20 EDT
WNW 17 22 36.0 14.6 35.5 27 25 0.0 1009.8
18:20 EDT
WNW 13 20 25.0 11.6 25.8 43 9 0.0 -
18:20 EDT
NNW 9 11 34.8 13.6 34.0 28 19 0.0 1009.8
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