Fairfax Media Network

ACT Weather

Current Warnings

ACT Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h. Possible rainfall: 0 to 0. 4 mm Chance of any rain: 40%.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Light winds. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 0% Around Canberra Sun protection 10:50am to 1:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate].

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Possible rainfall: 0 mm Chance of any rain: 10%.

  • Monday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Possible rainfall: 2 to 6 mm Chance of any rain: 70%.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Possible rainfall: 3 to 8 mm Chance of any rain: 80%.

Issued Fri 16:20 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
23:50 EST
NNE 9 9 5.1 3.8 3.0 91 1 0.0 1022.5
23:50 EST
SSW 22 28 -1.7 -1.6 -7.7 - - 0.0 -
23:50 EST
E 7 9 5.1 3.3 3.5 88 1 0.0 1022.3
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Wet weather sees water allocations increase but waterlogging also on the rise

18:18 EST

South Australian River Murray irrigators have seen their second water allocation increase within a month.

Cut-off low on the cards for east coast

17:39 EST

Southeastern Australia is in for a wooly few days next week as forecast models begin to jump on the cut-off low bandwagon.

Tasmania weather: Hydro report finds cloud seeding had no effect on Derwent Valley flooding

17:29 EST

A report by Hydro Tasmania has found a cloud seeding operation carried out in June did not increase rainfall in the hours before major flooding.