Australian Capital Territory Forecast

View the current warnings for the Australian Capital Territory and NSW

Forecast issued at 4:31 pm EST on Thursday 2 July 2015.

Weather Situation

A cold front is crossing southeast NSW and will move away to the east tonight as a high pressure system near Adelaide moves east. This high should remain over NSW over the weekend promoting cold, frosty nights and dry, mostly sunny days. A weak front may affect southern NSW early in the new week.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Mostly clear. Winds south to southwesterly 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

Friday 3 July

Sunny. Areas of severe morning frost. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around minus 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 11.

Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: Low-Moderate

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Severe morning frost. Sunny. Canberra -6 11
Severe morning frost. Sunny. Tuggeranong -5 11
Sunny. Mount Ginini -6 3

Saturday 4 July

Areas of severe frost and patchy fog in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around minus 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 11.

Sunday 5 July

Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around minus 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 12.

Monday 6 July

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around minus 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 12.

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

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