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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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
Sat 21/10 Sun 22/10 Mon 23/10

28.8°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

40.0°C

Bradshaw

40.0°C

Bradshaw

40.0°C

Ngukurr

42.4°C

Ngukurr

13.6°C

Jervois
Coldest

8.7°C

Alice Springs Ap

9.0°C

Territory Grape Farm
 

5.9°C

Alice Springs Ap

SE 24km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

55km/h

Bradshaw

62km/h

Bradshaw

51km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

23.8mm

Port Keats Ap

36.0mm

Pirlangimpi
 

91.0mm

Rosewood
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 39 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 14 28 WNW 19 11
Sunny
24 40 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 35 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 10 65 NW 20 56
Mostly sunny
27 39 30% < 1mm Nil NW 17 56 ENE 8 25
Mostly sunny
23 35 5% < 1mm Nil NE 10 54 ENE 16 49
Mostly sunny
29 40 50% < 1mm Nil NNE 22 21 NNW 15 17
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Weather News

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

01:45 EDT

Intense hail has hit the Toowoomba region, blanketing the ground, as thunderstorms sweep across south-east Queensland.

The Storms in Sydney on Sunday

14:23 EDT

Parts of the Sydney skyline were lit up by lightening yesterday, as a low pressure trough triggered thunderstorms.

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.