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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Monday Scattered showers and storms over the Top End. Hot in the north, warm elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/10 Wed 18/10 Thu 19/10

31.6°C

Tennant Creek Ap
Hottest

42.0°C

Bradshaw

41.0°C

Ngukurr

42.0°C

Lajamanu

42.4°C

Ngukurr

23.5°C

Murganella Airstrip
Coldest

13.1°C

Arltunga

15.2°C

Arltunga
 

5.9°C

Alice Springs Ap

SE 40km/h

Kintore
Windiest

50km/h

Jabiru Ap

50km/h

Darwin Ntc

64km/h

Middle Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

70.8mm

McMinns Lagoon

34.0mm

Pirlangimpi
 

91.0mm

Rosewood
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 9 66 NNE 19 58
Mostly sunny
26 37 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 52 SE 19 29
Mostly sunny
23 33 70% 1-5mm Nil S 11 60 SE 19 58
Mostly sunny
25 38 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
21 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 31 14 SE 23 7
Sunny
10 30 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 20 SSE 22 8
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Weather News

Emotional reunion with wife for survivor of trawler capsize in central Queensland

17:50 EDT

The man who is thought to be the sole survivor of a trawler capsize off the central Queensland coast has had an emotional reunion with his wife in Gladstone.

Roads remain cut, homes evacuated as floodwaters rise in southern Queensland

16:30 EDT

Torrential rain has severely damaged local roads and wiped out crops in Queensland's North Burnett region, as community leaders call for immediate action by the State Government.

Early-season deluge continues in Queensland

14:41 EDT

Unusually heavy October rainfall continues to soak eastern Queensland as records tumble along the state's North Tropical Coast.