Canberra Forecast

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Forecast updated at 5:00 pm EDT on Friday 14 December 2018.

Forecast for the rest of Friday

Summary
Showers. Storm likely.
Chance of any rain: 80%

Canberra area

Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. A thunderstorm likely, possibly severe. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Saturday 15 December

Summary
Min 16
Max 27
Shower or two. Possible storm.
Possible rainfall: 4 to 15 mm
Chance of any rain: 70%

Canberra area

Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe. Winds east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Shower or two. Possible storm. Canberra 16 27
Shower or two. Possible storm. Tuggeranong 16 27

Sunday 16 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 28
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Canberra area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming northwesterly 20 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 8:40 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Monday 17 December

Summary
Min 14
Max 30
Sunny.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Canberra area

Sunny. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

Sun protection recommended from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 14 [Extreme]

Tuesday 18 December

Summary
Min 15
Max 31
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Canberra area

Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

Wednesday 19 December

Summary
Min 16
Max 28
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Canberra area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds.

Thursday 20 December

Summary
Min 17
Max 31
Possible shower.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 4 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Canberra area

Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Light winds.

Friday 21 December

Summary
Min 16
Max 25
Shower or two.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 3 mm
Chance of any rain: 50%

Canberra area

Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers. Light winds.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:45 am EDT Saturday.

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