Gulf Country Weather

Current Warnings
 

Gulf Country Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers and rain areas in the north, most likely from late this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 39.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers and rain areas in the north, slight chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 39.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers and rain at times in the north, slight chance of showers elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h tending E/NE 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Trevor. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 37.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible in the far northwest, near the Northern Territory border, depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Trevor. Winds E/NE 25 to 40 km/h. Damaging wind gusts exceeding 90 km/h possible depending on movement and development of Tropical Cyclone Trevor. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers near the Northern Territory border, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Issued Wed 02:05 EST

Gulf Country Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
17:10 EST
NE 24 30 35.3 23.0 35.8 49 13 0.0 1004.0
17:10 EST
ESE 19 22 38.1 14.0 35.8 24 30 0.0 1004.9
17:10 EST
ESE 19 24 28.6 22.8 30.1 71 4 0.0 1003.6
17:10 EST
ESE 17 20 30.8 24.0 33.4 67 5 0.0 1004.3
17:10 EST
SE 11 15 32.8 21.6 35.0 51 8 0.0 1004.8
09:00 EST
E 20   31.1 23.6 32.6 64 6 0 1008.0
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Weather News

Mass evacuations for NT coastal communities as Cyclone Trevor approaches

17:02 EDT

Mass evacuations have been triggered for communities from Groote Eylandt down the Gulf of Carpentaria, as Tropical Cyclone Trevor looks to turn into a category four system.

Tropical Cyclone Trevor continues across Far North Queensland as category one system

15:59 EDT

Communities on the Gulf of Carpentaria are being warned destructive winds and heavy rain from cyclone Trevor are not over, with the system expected to move offshore and rapidly intensify again.

El Nino could be on the horizon

15:35 EDT

The likelihood of an El Nino forming during the coming months has increased this week, according to the latest outlook issued Bureau of Meteorology.