Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 4:31 pm EST on Sunday 20 April 2014.

Weather Situation

A high pressure system over western NSW extends a ridge across the state. This ridge is forecast to remain the dominant feature in the region during the next couple of days, until a weak trough moves across the state Tuesday and Wednesday.

Forecast for the rest of Sunday

Clear. Winds northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Monday 21 April

Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early in the morning. Areas of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 3 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 18.

Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: Low-Moderate

UV Alert from 9:40 am to 2:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 5 [Moderate]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Early fog. Canberra 2 18
Partly cloudy. Tuggeranong 3 18
Morning frost. Partly cloudy. Mount Ginini -2 10

Tuesday 22 April

Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 16 and 20.

Wednesday 23 April

Partly cloudy. Winds west to northwesterly 20 to 30 km/h tending west to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 21.

Thursday 24 April

Patchy morning fog about the ranges. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming westerly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 20.

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

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