Australian Capital Territory Forecast

View the current warnings for the Australian Capital Territory and NSW

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EDT on Tuesday 25 January 2022.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system east of Tasmania looks set to shift into the Tasman Sea over the coming days, allowing for the passage of a trough to progress across the state. This trough will be slow moving and bring unsettled weather for a number of days as is moves eastwards.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Wednesday 26 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and early evening. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:10am to 5:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Canberra 15 29
Partly cloudy. Tuggeranong 15 29
Possible shower. Mount Ginini 10 19

Thursday 27 January

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h tending north to northeasterly in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 15 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

Friday 28 January

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Saturday 29 January

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 27.

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

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