Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Friday 26 August 2016.

Weather Situation

A low pressure system over the Tasman Sea will continue moving east away from the New South Wales coast on Friday, as a high pressure system over the Bight moves east and extends a ridge across the state. This high pressure system will then become the dominant weather feature over the weekend.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Patchy fog early this morning. Areas of morning frost. Sunny afternoon. Winds south to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 14.

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

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Morning frost. Sunny. Canberra 14
Morning frost. Sunny. Tuggeranong 14
Sunny. Mount Ginini 4

Saturday 27 August

Mostly sunny. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 5 and minus 2 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

Sunday 28 August

Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 15.

Monday 29 August

Patchy morning fog. Areas of morning frost. Mostly sunny day. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around minus 1 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

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

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