Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Thursday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower near the coast from the late morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn.
Saturday Cloudy. Patchy morning fog in the east. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||9||14||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 26||76||WNW 25||63|
||9||14||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 25||75||WNW 29||59|
||6||11||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 24||89||WNW 27||64|
||10||14||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 18||70||WNW 19||58|
||9||15||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 21||75||WNW 25||60|
||10||13||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 22||80||WNW 22||70|
||11||13||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NNW 21||76||WNW 21||70|
||6||11||70%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 20||87||WNW 21||67|
||9||13||80%||5-10mm||Nil||NNW 21||82||NW 22||71|
Canberra has shivered its way through the most cold nights since 1997 and its wettest winter since 2005.
It's the weather phrase that makes the coastal dwellers of New South Wales shudder - East Coast Low.
For most people, spring brings the hope of warm weather.