Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Monday 22 April 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the Tasman Sea is maintaining a ridge towards northeast New South Wales. Meanwhile, a low pressure trough is moving into the state's west, associated with a cold front passing to the south. This trough is expected to linger over southern and western districts tonight and Tuesday, promoting unsettled weather in some areas. By mid-week the region is again expected to be dominated by a ridge of high pressure, albeit briefly, as another trough looks set to move through during in the second half of the week.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later tonight. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Tuesday 23 April

Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 24.

Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:50am to 2:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Canberra 12 23
Partly cloudy. Tuggeranong 12 23
Partly cloudy. Mount Ginini 8 14

Wednesday 24 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 25.

Thursday 25 April

Sunny. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 24.

Friday 26 April

Partly cloudy. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

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

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