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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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
Mon 16/10 Tue 17/10 Wed 18/10

31.8°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

42.4°C

Ngukurr

42.0°C

Bradshaw

41.0°C

Ngukurr

42.4°C

Ngukurr

23.2°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

13.4°C

Curtin Springs

13.1°C

Arltunga
 

5.9°C

Alice Springs Ap

NE 20km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

98km/h

Centre Island

50km/h

Jabiru Ap

50km/h

Darwin Ntc
-
no rain last hr Wettest

21.0mm

Jabiru Ap

43.0mm

Point Stuart
 

91.0mm

Rosewood
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
(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 34 40% 1-5mm Nil ENE 9 65 NNE 18 51
Mostly sunny
25 38 30% < 1mm Nil N 12 52 SE 7 21
Mostly sunny
23 34 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 42 ESE 18 40
Sunny
21 40 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
19 36 5% < 1mm Nil E 24 10 ESE 13 7
Mostly sunny
14 35 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 20 12 NW 10 6
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Weather News

Missing trawler men 'may still be alive', survivor's wife says

20:57 EDT

The wife of the only man rescued from a trawler that sank off central Queensland on Monday night says she remains hopeful six other men still missing will be found alive.

Rain eases over north Queensland, prompting BOM to cancel severe weather warning

18:41 EDT

Rain is finally easing in northern and central Queensland after coastal areas north of Hervey Bay copped a battering, cutting the Bruce Highway and leaving several towns stranded.

Millions of dollars worth of crops lost as second deluge batters Bundaberg

17:49 EDT

Farmers in Queensland say they've lost millions of dollars worth of crops in the second heavy rainfall event in as many weeks.