Australian Capital Territory Forecast

View the current warnings for the Australian Capital Territory and NSW

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Sunday 1 May 2016.

Weather Situation

A cold front is crossing southeastern New South Wales and it will weaken to a trough over the northeast tonight, During Monday the trough will weaken further as a high pressure ridge develops across the state with the next front expected to move through southeastern Australia on Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Mostly clear. Winds westerly 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Monday 2 May

Areas of fog and patches of frost in the morning. Sunny day. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 2 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 17.

Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 10:10 am to 1:50 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Canberra 3 17
Sunny. Tuggeranong 3 17
Windy. Mostly sunny. Mount Ginini 0 7

Tuesday 3 May

Mostly sunny. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwesterly 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

Wednesday 4 May

Partly cloudy. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

Thursday 5 May

Sunny. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 20.

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

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