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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Isolated showers over the northern Top End. Dry and hot elsewhere.

  • Sunday Isolated showers over the northern Top End. Dry elsewhere, hot in north, very warm in south.

  • Monday Very hot in the south, hot elsewhere. Strong northwesterlies in the south.

  • Tuesday Hot and dry, light winds in the north. Strong northwesterlies in the south.

  • Wednesday Potentially heavy rain developing in the southwest. The odd shower over the Top End. Hot statewide.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 20/09 Thu 21/09 Fri 22/09

37.4°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

38.6°C

McArthur River

39.1°C

Douglas River

39.0°C

Jabiru Ap

40.0°C

Ngukurr

25.9°C

Cape Wessel
Coldest

8.6°C

Arltunga

11.4°C

Territory Grape Farm

13.7°C

Territory Grape Farm

0.0°C

Arltunga

ESE 24km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

46km/h

Tindal

50km/h

Uluru

55km/h

Uluru
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.6mm

Ngayawili

0.2mm

Jabiru Ap

101.2mm

Sunshine Bore

1.2mm

Pirlangimpi
Northern Territory's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.0°C at
Elliott in 1988
Lowest 8.3°C at
Curtin Springs in 1971
Highest 29.0°C at
Darwin in 1931
Lowest -2.8°C at
Watarrka in 2001
Highest 122.8mm at
Bulman in 2016

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 %
Mostly sunny
23 33 40% < 1mm Nil NE 4 68 N 15 51
Mostly sunny
22 38 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 12 53 ESE 5 23
Mostly sunny
21 32 10% < 1mm Nil E 12 60 E 15 54
Sunny
17 37 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
24 38 5% < 1mm Nil N 24 26 N 14 16
Mostly sunny
20 38 5% < 1mm Nil NW 14 9 NW 28 8
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Weather News

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

17:13 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions which prompted major fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.

Sydney sizzles as September heat record broken in NSW

14:14 EST

A new September record for New South Wales has been broken and total fire bans remain in place across half of the state as an unseasonal heatwave takes hold.

Fronts and troughs leading to seesaw temperatures in southeast Australia

14:11 EST

Cloud cover and wind direction changes are conspiring to make for very fast changes in temperature over parts of Victoria and NSW on Saturday.