Upper Western Weather
Upper Western Forecast
Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.
Wednesday Sunny. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening then becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then tending SE/SW during the afternoon.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the southeast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Upper Western Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||21||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 22||46||E 22||17|
||21||38||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 19||37||E 18||11|
||23||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 15||27||ESE 17||13|
||23||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 19||28||ESE 24||13|
||24||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 16||26||ESE 18||13|
||22||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 12||26||ESE 14||10|
Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record
The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.
A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.
After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.