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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

34.3°C

Rabbit Flat
Hottest

42.0°C

Borroloola

42.0°C

Ngukurr

42.0°C

Bradshaw

42.0°C

Ngukurr

23.6°C

Charles Point
Coldest

11.6°C

Alice Springs Ap

13.4°C

Curtin Springs

13.0°C

Arltunga

5.9°C

Alice Springs Ap

NE 38km/h

Kintore
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 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
16 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 25 34 SSE 28 14
Possible thunderstorm
25 37 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 90% 1-5mm Nil NNE 9 62 NW 19 57
Late shower
26 37 50% 1-5mm Nil ENE 11 54 SE 20 31
Possible thunderstorm
24 33 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 60 ESE 16 58
Sunny
25 36 5% < 1mm Nil SE 36 40 SE 30 18
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Weather News

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.

BOM says deluge across Queensland at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie

22:08 EDT

The massive downpour across southern Queensland is at levels not seen since Cyclone Debbie hammered the coastline last March, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Flooding rain continues in Queensland

17:03 EDT

Heavy rain and thunderstorms will continue to inundate parts of central Queensland during the middle of this week.