Australian Capital Territory Forecast

View the current warnings for the Australian Capital Territory and NSW

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Sunday 26 February 2017.

Weather Situation

A trough of low pressure extends from the north over the central inland parts of the State and is expected to move over the far west by Monday. A slow moving high pressure system in the southern Tasman Sea, with a trough off the NSW coast, expected to persist for much of the week.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly clear. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Monday 27 February

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then turning south to southeasterly in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 28.

Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: High

Sun protection 9:40am to 5:10pm, UV Index predicted to reach 11 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Canberra 11 27
Partly cloudy. Tuggeranong 11 27
Partly cloudy. Mount Ginini 6 18

Tuesday 28 February

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Wednesday 1 March

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Thursday 2 March

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 12 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:15 am EDT Monday.

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