Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Tuesday 22 August 2017.

Weather Situation

A trough low pressure through over northeastern New South Wales is moving east and weakening. Later on Wednesday and during Thursday, a cold front will cross southern parts of the state with a high pressure system near the Bight extending a ridge behind it.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Clear. Light winds.

Wednesday 23 August

Patchy fog in the early morning. Areas of frost in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around minus 2 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 17.

Sun protection 10:30am to 1:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Early frost. Mostly sunny. Canberra -1 17
Early frost. Mostly sunny. Tuggeranong -2 17
Mostly sunny. Mount Ginini -4 5

Thursday 24 August

Partly cloudy. Areas of frost and patchy fog in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 14.

Friday 25 August

Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Patchy morning fog about the ranges. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 5 and minus 2 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

Saturday 26 August

Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to around minus 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 16.

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

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