Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far north and east. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 32.
Monday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the far north and east. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower north of Weipa in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Peninsula Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||23||29||20%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 24||72||ESE 31||57|
||21||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 23||69||ESE 23||57|
||17||24||5%||-||Nil||ESE 15||75||ENE 16||52|
||13||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 11||67||NE 13||35|
||18||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 15||72||ESE 14||35|
As the mercury plunges Canberrans can be forgiven for wanting to stay indoors, but those brave enough to weather the elements have been greeted by a winter wonderland.
The Federal Government has released the long awaited , which it had promised to deliver within 12 months of the 2013 election.
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