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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

39.8°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

42.0°C

Borroloola

42.4°C

Ngukurr

42.0°C

Bradshaw

42.4°C

Ngukurr

26.5°C

Oenpelli Airport
Coldest

11.6°C

Alice Springs Ap

13.4°C

Curtin Springs

13.1°C

Arltunga

5.9°C

Alice Springs Ap

NE 24km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

53km/h

Middle Point

98km/h

Centre Island

50km/h

Jabiru Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

51.0mm

Shoal Bay

21.0mm

Jabiru Ap

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
(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 %
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 60% 1-5mm Nil NE 8 61 WNW 21 55
Mostly sunny
26 38 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 11 53 SE 19 25
Possible thunderstorm
23 33 60% 1-5mm Nil ESE 20 56 ESE 20 55
Possible thunderstorm
23 36 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
28 36 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 25 33 ESE 25 29
Mostly sunny
19 33 30% 1-5mm Nil SSE 29 43 SE 32 29
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17:49 EDT

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