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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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
Mon 16/10 Tue 17/10 Wed 18/10

34.1°C

Ngukurr
Hottest

42.4°C

Ngukurr

42.0°C

Bradshaw

41.0°C

Ngukurr

42.4°C

Ngukurr

27.5°C

Curtin Springs
Coldest

13.4°C

Curtin Springs

13.1°C

Arltunga

16.0°C

Alice Springs Ap

5.9°C

Alice Springs Ap

SE 29km/h

Uluru
Windiest

98km/h

Centre Island

50km/h

Jabiru Ap

50km/h

Darwin Ntc
-
no rain last hr Wettest

21.0mm

Jabiru Ap

43.0mm

Point Stuart

34.0mm

Pirlangimpi

34.4mm

Pirlangimpi
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
19 39 10% < 1mm Nil NNW 27 10 WNW 19 5
Sunny
22 39 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
26 34 80% 1-5mm Nil ENE 7 63 NNW 18 54
Mostly sunny
26 39 20% < 1mm Nil N 13 56 ESE 7 20
Mostly sunny
23 34 70% < 1mm Nil E 18 60 E 21 56
Sunny
21 39 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 21 14 ENE 12 9
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