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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Light winds in the north. Hot with the odd showers/storm in the NE.

  • Wednesday Hot throughout. showers/storms in the NE. Rain developing in the southwest.

  • Thursday Showers through central parts. Very hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Friday Very hot in the north and central parts. Cloudy in the south with patchy rain.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 23/09 Sun 24/09 Mon 25/09

34.3°C

Jervois
Hottest

39.6°C

Ngukurr

39.0°C

Ngukurr

40.0°C

Bradshaw

40.0°C

Bradshaw

25.9°C

Kintore
Coldest

12.1°C

Arltunga

12.0°C

Arltunga

9.0°C

Arltunga

0.0°C

Arltunga

NW 29km/h

Uluru
Windiest

62km/h

Alice Springs Ap

61km/h

Alice Springs Ap

70km/h

Alice Springs Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.2mm

Pirlangimpi

0.2mm

Pirlangimpi

0.0mm

Darwin Ap

0.0mm

Darwin Ap
Northern Territory's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.0°C at
Elliott in 1988
Lowest 8.3°C at
Curtin Springs in 1971
Highest 29.0°C at
Darwin in 1931
Lowest -2.8°C at
Watarrka in 2001
Highest 122.8mm at
Bulman in 2016

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 %
Mostly sunny
24 34 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 4 64 NNW 18 49
Mostly sunny
22 39 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 13 53 E 7 19
Mostly sunny
21 32 30% < 1mm Nil E 10 63 E 15 57
Mostly sunny
18 37 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
25 39 5% < 1mm Nil N 28 25 - -
Sunny
17 37 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 12 17 NNW 30 11
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Weather News

Dam levels across NSW continue to hold despite record dry winter

09:40 EST

Despite a record dry winter and extremely warm daytime temperatures in New South Wales over the last four months, the state's dams are still relatively full.

BOM warns record-breaking temperatures set for Queensland this week

08:11 EST

Temperatures across the state are set to climb again this week, with parts of Queensland tipped to experience more record-breaking days.

The long paddock: Young girls attend 'school of life' droving cattle during a big dry

06:45 EST

While farmers in western New South Wales are facing crop losses from a parched earth, some graziers are droving their starving cattle to greener pastures.