Australian Capital Territory Forecast

No warnings for the Australian Capital Territory

Forecast issued at 5:15 am EST on Thursday 19 September 2019.

Weather Situation

A trough along the New South Wales coast will weaken today as a high near New Zealand extends its dominance across the Tasman Sea. A cold front approaching from the west is expected to reach the far west of New South Wales late Friday, then slowly continuing through to central parts on Saturday and the northeast early next week.

Forecast for the rest of Thursday

Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then tending east to northeasterly in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 20.

Fire Danger - Australian Capital Territory: Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:10am to 2:40pm, UV Index predicted to reach 6 [High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Cloudy. Canberra 20
Cloudy. Tuggeranong 19
Partly cloudy. Mount Ginini 9

Friday 20 September

Partly cloudy. Winds northerly 15 to 25 km/h becoming north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 10 with daytime temperatures reaching between 18 and 24.

Saturday 21 September

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h turning west to northwesterly 25 to 35 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 9 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

Sunday 22 September

Partly cloudy. Winds westerly 15 to 20 km/h tending northwesterly during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

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

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