ACT Weather

Current Warnings
 

ACT Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny morning. Possible raised dust in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming W 30 to 50 km/h later in the morning, decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the evening.

  • Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming W 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming W 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.

Issued Mon 17:45 EST

ACT Observations

Latest Observations
Station
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
09:50 EDT
NW 30 35 24.4 -2.2 16.4 17 31 0.0 1007.4
09:50 EDT
WNW 28 37 10.6 -3.8 2.7 36 10 0.0 -
09:50 EDT
NW 28 56 24.4 -2.2 16.7 17 30 0.0 1007.3
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Eastern Australia fire weather update

07:57 EDT

Tuesday will be a dangerous day for fires in eastern Australia as dry, hot and windy weather affects parts of NSW and southern Queensland.