Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Sunday 22 September 2019.

Weather Situation

A strong and slow-moving high pressure system near New Zealand extends a ridge towards New South Wales, while a cold front continues to move across the state. This front slowly moved through central parts last night and will stall over the northeast today. During the next couple of days the high is forecast to weaken as a second high approaches from the west, pushing the remnants of the front offshore.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly sunny. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 19.

Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: High

Sun protection 9:00am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Canberra 19
Mostly sunny. Tuggeranong 18
Mostly sunny. Mount Ginini 7

Monday 23 September

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds north to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h turning westerly 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 15.

Tuesday 24 September

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 18.

Wednesday 25 September

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EST Sunday.

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