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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Showers and storms in the Top End. Light winds and clear skies in the south. Hot in W.

  • Saturday Hot and stormy in the north. Areas of rain in the west. Dry in the east.

  • Sunday Heavy showers and thunderstorms. Warm-hot throughtout.

  • Monday Rain, showers and storms in north and centre. Mostly sunny across southwest.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 27/09 Wed 28/09 Thu 29/09

32.5°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

40.1°C

Daly Waters

40.7°C

Victoria River Downs

40.0°C

Daly Waters

40.7°C

Victoria River Downs

7.3°C

Uluru
Coldest

14.0°C

Kulgera

4.5°C

Watarrka
 

3.1°C

Arltunga

NW 16km/h

Central Arnhem
Windiest

51km/h

Alice Springs Ap

68km/h

Uluru

68km/h

Darwin Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

36.0mm

Batchelor Ap

15.2mm

Borroloola
 

168.2mm

Mainoru Outstation
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 Monthly Summaries

September 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
10.4 +0.0 24.8 -2.6 48.6 593
20.3 +2.7 35.3 +0.3 19 35.8 1557
24.6 +1.6 33.2 +0.6 61.2 400
22.2 +2.5 31.4 +1.1 62.4 1076
19.2 +0.8 32.5 +0.8 4.4 58
23.4 +3.6 36.1 +0.4 30 68.2 886
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A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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