Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EDT on Saturday 25 March 2017.

Weather Situation

A low pressure trough lies over western New South Wales. The trough is expected to remain as the dominant synoptic feature over the forecast period with cold fronts moving to the south.

Forecast for the rest of Saturday

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the early afternoon. Light winds becoming northeast to southeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then tending southwesterly in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 22.

Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 10:00am to 4:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Afternoon showers. Canberra 22
Afternoon showers. Tuggeranong 21
Afternoon showers. Mount Ginini 12

Sunday 26 March

Mostly sunny. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 22 to 28.

Monday 27 March

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 11 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 30.

Tuesday 28 March

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 21 to 26.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:30 pm EDT Saturday.

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