ACT Weather

NSW/ACT
Thu 04:52 EDT
Current Warnings
 

ACT Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of dust haze possible this morning and afternoon. Medium chance of showers, most likely this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h tending W 20 to 30 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Friday Slight chance of a shower in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming W 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Issued Wed 17:45 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 %
Possible thunderstorm
20 33 70% 1-5mm Nil NNW 30 26 NW 41 38
Windy
17 31 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
19 32 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 24 30 NW 34 42
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