Canberra Forecast

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Forecast issued at 4:25 pm EDT on Wednesday 22 January 2020.

Forecast for the rest of Wednesday

Summary
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 0%

Canberra area

Clear. Winds northwesterly 25 to 30 km/h turning northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Thursday 23 January

Summary
Min 20
Max 33
Possible shower. Windy. Dust haze.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 2 mm
Chance of any rain: 40%

Canberra area

Mostly sunny morning. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds in the afternoon and evening. Possible raised dust during the day. Light winds becoming northwesterly 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.

Fire Danger - Severe

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Possible shower. Windy. Dust haze. Canberra 20 33
Possible shower. Possible dust haze. Tuggeranong 19 32

Friday 24 January

Summary
Min 16
Max 29
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Canberra area

Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming westerly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:10 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 12 [Extreme]

Saturday 25 January

Summary
Min 14
Max 31
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Canberra area

Partly cloudy. Light winds.

Sun protection recommended from 9:00 am to 5:20 pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

Sunday 26 January

Summary
Min 17
Max 34
Mostly sunny.
Chance of any rain: 10%

Canberra area

Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming west to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.

Monday 27 January

Summary
Min 18
Max 34
Partly cloudy.
Chance of any rain: 20%

Canberra area

Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming north to northwesterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Tuesday 28 January

Summary
Min 19
Max 34
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 1 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Canberra area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely during the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds west to northwesterly 15 to 25 km/h turning southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h later.

Wednesday 29 January

Summary
Min 16
Max 32
Partly cloudy.
Possible rainfall: 0 to 0.4 mm
Chance of any rain: 30%

Canberra area

Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

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

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