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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north and east. Cooler in the south.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the Top End. Light winds and clear skies in the south. Hot in W.

  • Saturday Hot and stormy in the north. Areas of rain in the west. Dry in the east.

  • Sunday Heavy showers and thunderstorms. Warm-hot throughtout.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 26/09 Tue 27/09 Wed 28/09

29.5°C

Victoria River Downs
Hottest

40.3°C

Daly Waters

40.1°C

Daly Waters

40.0°C

Victoria River Downs

40.3°C

Daly Waters

9.6°C

Uluru
Coldest

11.0°C

Kulgera

14.0°C

Kulgera
 

3.1°C

Arltunga

S 25km/h

Kintore
Windiest

50km/h

Kintore

51km/h

Alice Springs Ap

68km/h

Uluru
-
no rain last hr Wettest

16.4mm

The Garden

36.0mm

Batchelor Ap
 

168.2mm

Mainoru Outstation
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 101.6mm at
Pickertaramoor in 1964

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
25 34 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 14 71 ENE 22 56
Thunderstorms
24 34 90% 1-5mm Nil ESE 15 73 ESE 16 45
Possible thunderstorm
24 32 70% 1-5mm Nil SE 20 70 SE 22 63
Sunny
21 35 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
16 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 24 34 ESE 22 21
Sunny
11 31 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 16 21 E 13 10
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