Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 4:38 pm EST on Sunday 26 September 2021.

Weather Situation

A high will move through Bass Strait in the wake of a cold front that is moving away from the New South Wales coast. resulting in winds tending more south to southeasterly on Sunday. The high should reach the Tasman Sea by Monday where it will remain for much of the coming week. A developing trough over South Australia on Tuesday is likely to move into the state on Wednesday shifting to parts of the east late in the week and bringing with it increasingly unsettled weather.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly clear. Winds easterly 15 to 25 km/h.

Monday 27 September

Areas of frost and the chance of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming northerly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 18.

Sun protection 8:50am to 2:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Canberra 1 18
Mostly sunny. Tuggeranong 1 17
Mostly sunny. Mount Ginini -4 9

Tuesday 28 September

Mostly sunny morning. Patches of frost in the early morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely at night. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending northerly in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.

Wednesday 29 September

Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

Thursday 30 September

Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds northerly 15 to 20 km/h turning northwesterly during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

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

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