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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Thursday Showers through central parts. Very hot in the north, warm in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 21/09 Fri 22/09 Sat 23/09

33.6°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

39.1°C

Douglas River

39.5°C

Douglas River

40.0°C

Ngukurr

40.0°C

Ngukurr

25.4°C

Cape Wessel
Coldest

11.4°C

Territory Grape Farm

13.7°C

Territory Grape Farm

12.1°C

Arltunga

0.0°C

Arltunga

NNE 20km/h

McArthur River
Windiest

50km/h

Uluru

55km/h

Uluru

62km/h

Alice Springs Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Jabiru Ap

101.2mm

Sunshine Bore

1.2mm

Pirlangimpi

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 50% < 1mm Nil ENE 2 69 NNE 14 49
Mostly sunny
21 37 10% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 47 ENE 7 21
Mostly sunny
21 32 40% < 1mm Nil E 13 64 E 14 57
Sunny
17 37 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
24 37 40% < 1mm Nil E 29 29 E 18 21
Rain
11 27 50% 1-5mm Nil ESE 22 60 E 23 44
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Weather News

Much needed rain for Perth

13:22 EST

A complex low pressure system and cold front are affecting the southwestern parts of the country in coming days, leading to some welcome if gusty showers over Perth.

Records smashed under summer-like heat

11:55 EST

Over 100 different stations have had their hottest September day or night in at least a decade, including new state records in New South Wales and Victoria.

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.