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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Isolated thunderstorms in the north. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Monday Rain in the south. Hot, especially in the W. Isolated showers/storms in northern Top End.

  • Tuesday Isolated showers and thunderstorms from NW to SE. Hot conditions throughout.

  • Wednesday Thundery showers over the interior. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north and east. Cool wirth southerlies in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 22/09 Fri 23/09 Sat 24/09

34.5°C

Daly Waters
Hottest

36.5°C

Middle Point

38.4°C

Rabbit Flat

38.5°C

McArthur River

39.8°C

Douglas River

15.5°C

Kulgera
Coldest

7.5°C

Kulgera
 

7.0°C

Kulgera

3.1°C

Arltunga

E 29km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

51km/h

McCluer Is

70km/h

Kintore

50km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

25.8mm

Pirlangimpi
 

5.0mm

Noonamah

5.0mm

Noonamah
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 101.6mm at
Pickertaramoor in 1964

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
25 34 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 6 66 NNW 22 49
Late shower
26 38 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 12 55 N 7 26
Mostly sunny
23 32 5% < 1mm Nil E 11 68 - -
Mostly sunny
20 38 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
26 35 60% 1-5mm Nil E 18 33 N 12 26
Possible thunderstorm
13 27 50% < 1mm Nil NE 16 65 NNE 21 47
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Weather News

NSW weather: Forbes warned to evacuate as Lachlan River nears unexpectedly high peak

10:29 EST

A hundred homes have been inundated with water and people have been evacuated from Forbes in central-western NSW, as floodwaters cut off roads and cause widespread damage to crops.

NSW weather: Evacuation order issued for Forbes ahead of Lachlan River peak

23:13 EST

An evacuation order has been issued for residents of Forbes in central-western New South Wales, but the State Emergency Service (SES) is concerned some people are choosing to leave their homes late.

NSW weather: Some Forbes locals evacuate, while others stare down flood warning

15:28 EST

Residents of Forbes have been packing up and leaving their homes, in what for some is an eerily familiar situation.