Fairfax Media Network

Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Warm in the north mild in the south. Mostly dry and sunny throughout.

  • Thursday Very warm and sunny throughout. Winds increasing in the south.

  • Friday Very warm in Top End with chance of a shower. Mild to warm in the south and mostly sunny.

  • Saturday Showers for eastern parts of the Top End. Warm and sunny in the west and south.

  • Sunday Isolated showers for the eastern Top End. Light winds and dry for central and southern parts.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 30/08 Mon 31/08 Tue 01/09

32.1°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

37.2°C

Middle Point

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.8°C

Ngukurr

39.0°C

Ngukurr

12.9°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

6.7°C

Jervois

10.3°C

Arltunga

7.6°C

Curtin Springs

7.6°C

Curtin Springs

NNE 24km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

61km/h

Centre Island

57km/h

Uluru

59km/h

Alice Springs Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Uluru

0.6mm

Kintore

10.0mm

Channel Point

0.2mm

Nhulunbuy Ap
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 %
Fog then sunny
23 33 40% < 1mm Nil E 11 68 NE 21 41
Sunny
19 36 5% < 1mm Nil E 8 54 ESE 18 20
Sunny
19 30 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 69 SE 23 52
Fog then sunny
17 36 5% < 1mm Nil SE 18 26 SE 12 13
Sunny
15 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 30 24 ESE 12 13
Sunny
4 24 5% < 1mm Slight ESE 12 53 SSE 8 20
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Canberra experiences wettest winter in 10 years, coldest nights since 1997

15:52 EST

Canberra has shivered its way through the most cold nights since 1997 and its wettest winter since 2005.

Another ECL for NSW

15:36 EST

It's the weather phrase that makes the coastal dwellers of New South Wales shudder - East Coast Low.

Canberra's cold start to spring

13:35 EST

For most people, spring brings the hope of warm weather.