ACT Weather

Current Warnings

ACT Forecast

  • Sunday Mostly sunny at first, though high cloud increasing through the day. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Monday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/NW in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h tending SE 20 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

Issued Sat 23:05 EST

ACT Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
8 20 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 18 68 NW 24 53
Possible shower
9 21 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
8 20 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 14 70 NW 19 53
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Weather News

Don't count on Sydney's sunshine to stick around

15:53 EST

It was an aptly named Sunday today, with temperatures reaching 28 degrees in the city, and hitting 30 degrees for western Sydney.   A very weak seabreeze and increasing cloud will keep the temperatures up overnight, with the eastern suburbs looking to only drop to 16-to-18 degrees overnight.  On Monday, it will be another warm one.

Proper cold change crossing southern Australia

09:05 EST

This time of year is notable for its big weather swings and this week is no exception with some places in the south of the country expected to cool by as much as 15-20 degrees in 24 hours.

Crickets are the answer for farming family struggling with drought

08:27 EST

When beach volleyball player Zachery Schubert began a degree in nutrition, he did not expect to emerge as a cricket farmer.