Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Monday 22 October 2018.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure lies over the state, while a cold front approaches from the west. The ridge will shift northeast and weaken as the front moves through the west and south tomorrow, and the northeast on Wednesday. A second ridge is forecast to move across much of the state in the wake of the front.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Clear. Winds northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Tuesday 23 October

Mostly sunny. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: Very High

Sun protection 9:10am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Canberra 6 29
Mostly sunny. Tuggeranong 7 28
Mostly sunny. Mount Ginini 4 19

Wednesday 24 October

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming northwest to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 22.

Thursday 25 October

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending westerly during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 25.

Friday 26 October

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 26.

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

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