North Central Weather
North Central Forecast
Tuesday Hot and sunny. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW in the early afternoon then shifting milder S in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 30s.
Wednesday Cloudy periods. Medium (60%) chance of rain in the morning. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 35 km/h before tending S/SE 20 to 30 km/h during the day.
Thursday Sunny day. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Winds S 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the day.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.
North Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||17||34||60%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 9||49||NW 20||16|
||18||36||70%||< 1mm||Nil||N 24||51||NW 24||26|
||17||39||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NNE 13||37||-||-|
Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.
Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.