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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Showers and storms in the Top End. Light winds and clear skies in the south. Hot in W.

  • Saturday Hot and stormy in the north. Areas of rain in the west. Dry in the east.

  • Sunday Heavy showers and thunderstorms. Warm-hot throughtout.

  • Monday Rain, showers and storms in north and centre. Mostly sunny across southwest.

  • Tuesday . .

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 27/09 Wed 28/09 Thu 29/09

35.0°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

40.1°C

Daly Waters

40.7°C

Victoria River Downs

40.0°C

Daly Waters

40.7°C

Victoria River Downs

15.1°C

Uluru
Coldest

14.0°C

Kulgera

4.5°C

Watarrka

1.0°C

Watarrka

1.0°C

Watarrka

ESE 24km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

51km/h

Alice Springs Ap

68km/h

Uluru

68km/h

Darwin Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

36.0mm

Batchelor Ap

15.2mm

Borroloola

6.0mm

Ngukurr

168.2mm

Mainoru Outstation
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 101.6mm at
Pickertaramoor in 1964

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
26 33 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 7 66 WNW 22 54
Thunderstorms
26 35 70% 1-5mm Nil SW 10 67 S 12 43
Mostly sunny
23 32 50% < 1mm Nil NE 9 66 ENE 13 61
Possible thunderstorm
23 34 50% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
21 28 30% < 1mm Nil S 20 59 SE 22 31
Sunny
10 25 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 21 22 SSW 16 13
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