Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 4:30 pm EST on Sunday 25 August 2019.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system is centred over the northern Tasman Sea and a cold front is moving through the state and is expected to reach the Mid North Coast in the evening. The front will dissipate on the north coast on Monday as a trough of low pressure develops along the coast. A stronger cold front is expected to affect western New South Wales late Wednesday and the remainder on Thursday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

Monday 26 August

Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Light winds becoming easterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

Sun protection 10:10am to 2:00pm, UV Index predicted to reach 4 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Light early frost. Partly cloudy. Canberra 1 14
Early fog/frost. Partly cloudy. Tuggeranong 1 14
Partly cloudy. Mount Ginini -2 5

Tuesday 27 August

Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1500 metres. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 15.

Wednesday 28 August

Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost about the ranges. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the evening. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending westerly 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 16.

Thursday 29 August

Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Light winds becoming southerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 12.

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

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