Nth Cst & Tableland Weather
Nth Cst & Tableland Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls near the coast. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north from the late morning. Possible heavy falls in the north in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds.
Friday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds.
Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||32||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 19||71||SE 24||61|
||22||31||50%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 11||68||ESE 14||51|
Rivers down and cruises cancelled as Kakadu National Park swelters through one of its driest wet seasons on record
The World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park is suffering through one of its driest wet seasons on record.
A powerful band of severe thunderstorms swept through Townsville on Monday evening, with rain rates in excess of 100mm per hour.
After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.