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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday The odd shower over northern & western Top End. Dry elsewhere, hot in north, very warm in south.

  • Saturday Isolated showers over the northern Top End. Dry and hot elsewhere.

  • Sunday Isolated showers over the northern Top End. Dry elsewhere, hot in north, very warm in south.

  • Monday Very hot in the south, hot elsewhere. Strong northwesterlies in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 19/09 Wed 20/09 Thu 21/09

26.6°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

38.7°C

Jabiru Ap

39.0°C

Middle Point

39.0°C

McArthur River

39.0°C

Middle Point

12.2°C

Rabbit Flat
Coldest

7.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

8.6°C

Arltunga
 

0.0°C

Arltunga

E 29km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

57km/h

Tindal

46km/h

Tindal

50km/h

Uluru
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.6mm

Point Stuart

2.6mm

Ngayawili
 

2.6mm

Ngayawili
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
23 33 30% < 1mm Nil NE 3 70 N 16 52
Mostly sunny
22 38 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 10 50 NNE 3 21
Mostly sunny
22 31 30% < 1mm Nil E 15 66 - -
Fog then sunny
19 37 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
23 37 5% < 1mm Nil N 30 31 NNW 19 16
Sunny
14 36 5% < 1mm Nil S 7 16 NW 18 10
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Weather News

Record low rain in central-west NSW forces farmers to tear up ruined crops

07:26 EST

Farmer Neil Westcott is looking out over his 2,000-acre field of barley, dreading what may come.

New season peak snow depth

17:17 EST

While parts of eastern Australia are bracing for record-breaking early spring heat this weekend, the alps are stubbornly continuing their purple patch of snow accumulation well into September.

NSW crops desperate for rain as big dry stretches on

15:30 EST

Three months of below average rain across large swathes of New South Wales is resulting in a continued downgrading of crops.