Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Sunday 31 May 2015.

Weather Situation

A weak high pressure ridge lies across central New South Wales while a cloud band brings some rain to the northern parts. A cold front will move through the state during during Sunday and early Monday with a strong high pressure system moving in its wake over southeastern Australia. The high is expected to be slow moving over the next few days.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely this evening. Snow possible above 1500 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 12.

No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible late shower. Canberra 13
Late shower or two. Tuggeranong 12
Snow shower or two. Mount Ginini 3

Monday 1 June

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the morning, falling as snow above 800 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning south to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 11.

Tuesday 2 June

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around minus 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 12.

Wednesday 3 June

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 6 and minus 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 12.

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

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