ACT Weather

Current Warnings

ACT Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of haze. Winds NW 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then shifting E in the late evening.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then shifting E 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then shifting E in the late evening.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower. Possible smoke haze. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Possible smoke haze in the morning and afternoon. Medium chance of showers. Possible raised dust in the afternoon and evening. Winds N 20 to 25 km/h tending NW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then shifting E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.

Issued Fri 01:48 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 EDT
ESE 9 9 18.2 10.6 16.6 61 4 0.0 1015.3
23:50 EDT
NNW 15 20 12.9 1.6 8.3 46 6 0.0 -
23:50 EDT
ENE 9 11 20.2 10.6 18.6 54 5 0.0 1015.0
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