Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast updated at 7:25 pm EST on Thursday 24 July 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over the central Tasman Sea is moving east and an associated ridge over northeastern New South Wales is weakening while a low pressure trough approaches from the west. The trough will clear the state later on Saturday follow by another high pressure system The next front is expected to move through on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Partly cloudy. Isolated showers. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h.

Friday 25 July

Partly cloudy. The chance of showers, clearing early in the morning, then the chance of showers during the late afternoon and evening. The chance of snow showers about the ranges above 1700 metres during the late afternoon and evening. Winds north to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

No UV Alert, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Canberra 2 13
Partly cloudy. Tuggeranong 2 14
Shower or two. Possible late snow. Mount Ginini 1 4

Saturday 26 July

Partly cloudy. The chance of snow showers about the ranges above 1700 metres in the morning. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending west to southwesterly in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.

Sunday 27 July

Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Areas of morning frost. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.

Monday 28 July

Partly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Areas of morning frost. Winds westerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 14.

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

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