Fairfax Media Network

Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Thundery showers in the northwest. Cloudy with rain in the south.

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

  • Friday Showers and storms in the Top End. Light winds and clear skies in the south. Hot in W.

  • Saturday Hot and stormy in the north. Areas of rain in the west. Dry in the east.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 25/09 Mon 26/09 Tue 27/09

28.7°C

Darwin Ntc
Hottest

40.0°C

Bradshaw

40.3°C

Daly Waters

40.0°C

Daly Waters

40.3°C

Daly Waters

17.1°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

7.5°C

Kulgera

11.0°C

Kulgera
 

3.1°C

Arltunga

NE 22km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

50km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

50km/h

Kintore

51km/h

Alice Springs Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

33.8mm

Geriatric Park

16.4mm

The Garden
 

168.2mm

Mainoru Outstation
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 %
Possible thunderstorm
26 33 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 8 67 WNW 24 55
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 70% 5-10mm Nil WNW 9 71 WSW 9 45
Mostly sunny
23 32 60% 1-5mm Nil NE 10 66 ENE 14 64
Possible thunderstorm
23 34 60% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
21 29 80% < 1mm Nil SW 13 67 S 14 47
Sunny
11 28 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 15 29 W 18 14
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Adelaide weather: SA braces for strongest winds to hit in 50 years

00:24 EST

Storm-force winds forecast to hit South Australia this week will be the strongest the state has had in more than 50 years, the weather bureau has warned.

Wet conditions dampen farm machinery buying in New South Wales

16:49 EST

Heavy rains across New South Wales have farmers reassessing possible machinery purchases despite their still expressing interest in new equipment.

Early northern rainfall

16:12 EST

Australia's tropics are acting like it's already the wet season, even though September is technically the final month of the dry.