Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Tuesday 23 April 2019.

Weather Situation

A ridge of high pressure over northeastern New South Wales together with a slow moving trough of low pressure in the west are bringing moist conditions to many parts of the state with unsettled weather in the west and along coastal districts today. Meanwhile a front slipping south of the state on Wednesday is forecast to bring a southerly change along the southern coast on Wednesday and Thursday, then a more significant front is forecast to cross much of the state on Friday, bringing cooler and drier conditions its wake.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Partly cloudy. The chance of fog early this morning. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 24.

Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:50am to 2:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Partly cloudy. Canberra 23
Partly cloudy. Tuggeranong 23
Partly cloudy. Mount Ginini 14

Wednesday 24 April

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the afternoon. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 25.

Thursday 25 April

Sunny. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 24.

Friday 26 April

Partly cloudy. Winds westerly 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

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

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