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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Wednesday Very hot in the south grading hot in the north. Mostly sunny, light to moderate winds.

  • Thursday Showers and storms over the Top End. Dry elsewhere. Very hot throughout.

  • Friday Very hot throughout. Showers and storms in the Top End.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 20/10 Sat 21/10 Sun 22/10

38.7°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

41.0°C

Lajamanu

40.0°C

Bradshaw

40.0°C

Bradshaw

42.4°C

Ngukurr

25.8°C

Cape Fourcroy
Coldest

15.5°C

Curtin Springs

9.0°C

Alice Springs Ap

9.0°C

Territory Grape Farm

5.9°C

Alice Springs Ap

E 37km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

70km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

55km/h

Bradshaw

62km/h

Bradshaw
-
no rain last hr Wettest

29.2mm

Port Keats Ap

24.0mm

Port Keats Ap

36.0mm

Pirlangimpi

51.0mm

Cape Fourcroy
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 %
Mostly sunny
21 38 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 14 30 WNW 16 15
Sunny
24 40 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 8 64 NW 21 52
Late shower
27 40 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 17 55 NNE 6 24
Mostly sunny
25 33 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 11 55 ENE 16 50
Mostly sunny
27 39 40% < 1mm Nil N 28 20 NNW 20 16
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Weather News

Spring heat returns to Sydney

13:35 EDT

Warm air should build in Sydney over the weekend as a frontal system crosses to the south of the state, causing the mercury to near 30 degrees for the third time this month.

BOM warning in south-east Queensland forecasts damaging hail and wind

13:14 EDT

A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for people in south-east Queensland, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) saying there will large hailstones and damaging winds.

Storm damage smacks south-east Queensland hard, insurance data shows

12:38 EDT

The top-five most storm-affected regions in Queensland are in the state's south-east, research from NRMA Insurance has shown.