Australian Capital Territory Forecast

View the current warnings for the Australian Capital Territory and NSW

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Monday 25 July 2016.

Weather Situation

A series of cold fronts will cross New South Wales before a slow-moving high pressure system moves over southeastern Australia on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Monday

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely later tonight. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the evening.

Tuesday 26 July

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds westerly 40 to 60 km/h decreasing to 35 to 55 km/h in the morning then turning northwesterly in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 4 and 9.

Sun protection 11:50am to 1:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Windy. Canberra 1 10
Possible shower. Wind easing. Tuggeranong 1 9
Snow shower or two. Windy. Mount Ginini -4 -1

Wednesday 27 July

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds west to northwesterly 40 to 60 km/h tending west to southwesterly 30 to 45 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 10.

Thursday 28 July

Partly cloudy. Winds northwest to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day then becoming northwest to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around minus 1 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 11.

Friday 29 July

Cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1700 metres. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 12.

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

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