West Coast Weather
West Coast Forecast
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning then becoming SE/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 36.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming S 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Friday Sunny. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW during the day then tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.
West Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||15||27||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 17||73||S 26||51|
||14||32||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 18||79||SSE 16||34|
||14||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 16||71||WSW 13||19|
||15||27||30%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 20||80||SSE 25||48|
||14||36||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 15||72||W 12||20|
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.