Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Sunday 28 August 2016.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over New South Wales is slowly moving east, while weak cold front moves to the south. By Monday the high will be over the Tasman Sea, directing warm northerly winds across southeastern Australia. The next trough and associated cold front is expected to bring rain during the second half of the week.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Cloudy. Areas of fog early this morning. Areas of morning frost. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 15.

Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:10am to 2:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Morning light frost. Canberra 15
Morning light frost. Tuggeranong 15
Cloudy. Mount Ginini 4

Monday 29 August

Areas of morning frost and fog. Mostly sunny day. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around minus 1 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

Tuesday 30 August

Cloudy. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming northerly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

Wednesday 31 August

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds north to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h tending west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

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

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