Fairfax Media Network

Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Tuesday A few showers and storms in the Top End . Hot statewide.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/10 Thu 19/10 Fri 20/10

32.3°C

McArthur River
Hottest

41.0°C

Bradshaw

42.0°C

Lajamanu

41.0°C

Lajamanu

42.4°C

Ngukurr

20.9°C

Curtin Springs
Coldest

15.2°C

Arltunga

16.5°C

Watarrka

15.0°C

Curtin Springs

5.9°C

Alice Springs Ap

ESE 35km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

50km/h

Darwin Ntc

64km/h

Middle Point

70km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

36.6mm

Howard Springs

20.0mm

Batchelor Ap

29.0mm

Port Keats Ap

29.2mm

Port Keats Ap
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
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
14 35 5% < 1mm Nil N 21 9 NW 8 7
Sunny
21 40 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
26 34 50% < 1mm Nil ENE 11 63 N 17 50
Mostly sunny
25 39 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 13 55 ESE 11 20
Sunny
23 34 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 51 ESE 21 53
Sunny
19 36 5% < 1mm Nil E 22 10 E 13 7
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Another Soaking for Brisbane

09:37 EDT

After receiving October's monthly rainfall total in the past seven days Brisbane is set to see a further 10-20mm today.

Sunken fishing trawler Dianne found by searchers off Queensland coast

09:03 EDT

Police say they have found the commercial fishing trawler Dianne in which six men are believed to have drowned when it sank in heavy seas on Monday night.

Damage bill from heavy rain around Bundaberg region 'to reach up to $30m'

19:00 EDT

The damage bill from the recent heavy rain and flooding across Queensland's Wide Bay-Burnett region is expected to reach up to $30 million.