Nth Cst & Tableland Weather
Nth Cst & Tableland Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms with possible heavy falls. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 27 to 33.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls, mostly in the north. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the afternoon and evening. Possible heavy falls in the north in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers 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||33||40%||< 1mm||Nil||SSE 16||67||SE 22||53|
||21||32||10%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 10||65||ESE 14||39|
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.