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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers and storms across Top End & Carpentaria. Generally dry and hot elsewhere.

  • Thursday Showers, storms and hot in the northwest. Generally dry and very warm elsewhere.

  • Friday Storms in the north, possible showers in the east. Gusty winds in the south, hot throughout.

  • Saturday Showers and storms across Top End & Carpentaria. Hot in the north, very warm in the south.

  • Sunday Hot with a few showers/storms in Top End. Sunny and very warm elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 15/10 Mon 16/10 Tue 17/10

38.1°C

Rabbit Flat
Hottest

42.0°C

Borroloola

42.0°C

Ngukurr

42.0°C

Bradshaw

42.0°C

Ngukurr

22.8°C

Pirlangimpi
Coldest

11.6°C

Alice Springs Ap

13.4°C

Curtin Springs

13.1°C

Arltunga

5.9°C

Alice Springs Ap

WNW 24km/h

Darwin Ap
Windiest

53km/h

Middle Point

98km/h

Centre Island

50km/h

Jabiru Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

51.0mm

Shoal Bay

20.0mm

Warruwi

43.0mm

Point Stuart

50.4mm

Gunn Point
Northern Territory's Records for October
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.2°C at
Tindal in 1991
Lowest 11.1°C at
Alice Springs in 1910
Highest 31.6°C at
Black Point in 1990
Lowest 0.0°C at
Arltunga in 2002
Highest 119.8mm at
Wollogorang in 1996

Northern Territory Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group by district)
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
11:50 CST
NE 9 13 32.1 0.2 29.8 13 29 0.0 1013.4
11:50 CST
WNW 9 13 34.5 16.4 34.8 34 15 0.0 1009.3
11:50 CST
WNW 24 26 28.7 21.7 31.4 66 6 0.6 1009.5
11:50 CST
N 7 9 31.4 20.8 34.0 53 7 0.0 1009.8
11:50 CST
NE 7 9 33.9 8.5 31.9 21 22 0.0 1011.2
11:50 CST
ENE 11 13 34.8 18.8 36.6 39 14 0.0 1009.0
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12:50 EDT

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More heavy rain ahead for soggy southern Queensland as roads flood, towns cut off

11:50 EDT

Queensland's big wet is showing no signs of easing with coastal areas north of Hervey Bay forecast to cop a battering again and the Bruce Highway cut south of Miriam Vale.

October rainfall records doubled in Queensland

10:23 EDT

It has been a remarkably wet October in parts of Queensland, with some areas receiving seven months worth of rain during the last two and a half weeks.