Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 4:32 pm EDT on Wednesday 4 March 2015.

Weather Situation

A broad low pressure trough over northeastern New South Wales is weakening. During Thursday a cold front will cross the state and a high pressure ridge will develop in it"s wake. The next front is expected to move through the state on Monday.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Clear. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h.

Thursday 5 March

Mostly sunny. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southwesterly 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then tending west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 25.

Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: Very High

UV Alert from 9:40 am to 4:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 10 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Canberra 12 25
Mostly sunny. Tuggeranong 13 24
Very windy. Mostly sunny. Mount Ginini 7 14

Friday 6 March

Mostly sunny. Winds westerly 25 to 35 km/h turning southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming west to southwesterly and light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 25.

Saturday 7 March

Sunny. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 6 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 28.

Sunday 8 March

Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

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

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