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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Isolated thunderstorms in the north. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Monday Rain in the south. Hot, especially in the W. Isolated showers/storms in northern Top End.

  • Tuesday Isolated showers and thunderstorms from NW to SE. Hot conditions throughout.

  • Wednesday Thundery showers over the interior. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north and east. Cool wirth southerlies in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 22/09 Fri 23/09 Sat 24/09

38.5°C

Ngukurr
Hottest

36.5°C

Middle Point

38.4°C

Rabbit Flat

38.5°C

McArthur River

39.8°C

Douglas River

22.3°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

7.5°C

Kulgera
 

7.0°C

Kulgera

3.1°C

Arltunga

W 22km/h

Darwin Ap
Windiest

51km/h

McCluer Is

70km/h

Kintore

50km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

25.8mm

Pirlangimpi
 

5.0mm

Noonamah

5.0mm

Noonamah
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 %
Possible shower
25 34 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 8 67 NW 24 52
Thunderstorms
28 37 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 15 57 NW 12 33
Mostly sunny
23 32 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 15 70 - -
Mostly sunny
21 38 5% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
24 35 60% 1-5mm Nil NE 16 38 WSW 17 31
Mostly sunny
15 31 40% < 1mm Nil NW 27 36 WNW 36 18
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Weather News

NSW Weather: Forbes farmers brace for extensive crop losses from flooding

13:33 EST

Farmers near Forbes in the New South Wales central west are bracing for extensive loses as their crops continue to be inundated with flood waters, which are expected to peak later today.

NSW weather: Forbes warned to evacuate as Lachlan River nears unexpectedly high peak

12:27 EST

At least 100 homes have been inundated with water and people have been evacuated from Forbes in central-western NSW, as floodwaters cut off roads and cause widespread damage to crops.

Canberra splashes out

11:08 EST

With a few showers and storms on the cards today and throughout the week ahead, will Canberra break it's September rain record? With Lake George looking more like a wetland than a wasteland, the additional amount of rain hasn't gone unnoticed.