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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Showers and storms across the Top End. Odd shower and very hot over central parts.

  • Monday Widespread thunderstorms for the Top End. A few showers in the SW. Dry elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Widespread showers and thunderstorms. Rain heaviest far south. Warm to hot.

  • Wednesday Heavy rain and storms in for S & central parts. A few storms for the Top End.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 15/11 Fri 16/11 Sat 17/11

32.5°C

Cape Wessel
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

40.8°C

Rabbit Flat
Avg: Rec:

41.8°C

Lajamanu
Avg: Rec:

39.0°C

Bulman
Avg: Rec:

43.2°C

Lajamanu
Avg: Rec:

19.9°C

Lajamanu
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

18.5°C

Watarrka
Avg: Rec:

19.2°C

Watarrka
Avg: Rec:
 

0.0°C

Curtin Springs
Avg: Rec:

E 25km/h

Lajamanu
Windiest

87km/h

Tindal

77km/h

McArthur River

50km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

49.8mm

Central Arnhem
Avg: Rec:

65.4mm

Douglas River
Avg: Rec:
 

105.0mm

Berrimah
Avg: Rec:
- -
Northern Territory's Records for November
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.1°C at
Rabbit Flat in 1990
Lowest 11.0°C at
Barrow Creek in 1981
Highest 32.0°C at
Borroloola in 1974
Lowest -1.0°C at
Bradshaw in 2014
Highest 344.2mm at
Elcho Island in 1970

Northern Territory Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
26 33 60% 1-5mm Nil WNW 8 70 WSW 20 60
Possible thunderstorm
24 36 70% 10-20mm Nil NW 14 73 WSW 13 47
Mostly sunny
24 34 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 9 60 ENE 18 52
Possible thunderstorm
27 38 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
27 37 20% < 1mm Nil SE 21 28 ESE 12 19
Possible thunderstorm
19 34 5% < 1mm Nil E 18 27 ENE 10 18
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Weather News

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00:38 EDT

A "very dangerous" thunderstorm packing giant hail and destructive winds tore through parts of south-east Queensland on Saturday evening, damaging homes and bringing down trees and powerlines.

Perth wakes to blanket of smoke from prescribed burns in WA's south

16:16 EDT

Perth woke to a smoky morning on Saturday, with a trough along the west coast bringing low cloud and trapping smoke from fires in Western Australia's south.

Stormy and Soggy Schoolies this Weekend

14:28 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are expected to spark up over Southeastern Queensland and Northeastern New South Wales this weekend, just in time for schoolies.