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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Isolated showers over the northern Top End. Dry elsewhere, hot in north, very warm in south.

  • Monday Very hot in the south, hot elsewhere. Strong northwesterlies in the south.

  • Tuesday Hot and dry, light winds in the north. Strong northwesterlies in the south.

  • Wednesday Potentially heavy rain developing in the southwest. The odd shower over the Top End. Hot statewide.

  • Thursday Showers through central parts. Very hot in the north, warm in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 21/09 Fri 22/09 Sat 23/09

33.6°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

39.1°C

Douglas River

39.5°C

Douglas River

40.0°C

Ngukurr

40.0°C

Ngukurr

25.4°C

Cape Wessel
Coldest

11.4°C

Territory Grape Farm

13.7°C

Territory Grape Farm

12.1°C

Arltunga

0.0°C

Arltunga

NNE 20km/h

McArthur River
Windiest

50km/h

Uluru

55km/h

Uluru

62km/h

Alice Springs Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Jabiru Ap

101.2mm

Sunshine Bore

1.2mm

Pirlangimpi

1.2mm

Pirlangimpi
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 122.8mm at
Bulman in 2016

Northern Territory Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
20:00 CST
WNW 9 11 28.1 -0.9 26.7 15 24 0.0 1009.2
20:00 CST
NNE 15 19 25.9 20.9 27.3 74 3 0.0 1011.3
20:00 CST
NW 11 11 28.6 22.1 31.6 68 4 0.0 1010.3
20:00 CST
NE 6 7 25.6 21.9 26.9 80 2 0.0 1011.1
20:00 CST
N 13 17 31.8 9.9 30.2 26 20 0.0 1009.6
20:00 CST
- 0 0 31.4 17.3 31.9 43 8 0.0 1008.8
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Weather News

Much needed rain for Perth

13:22 EST

A complex low pressure system and cold front are affecting the southwestern parts of the country in coming days, leading to some welcome if gusty showers over Perth.

Records smashed under summer-like heat

11:55 EST

Over 100 different stations have had their hottest September day or night in at least a decade, including new state records in New South Wales and Victoria.

Bushfire fears as southern Queensland faces significant fire risk over the weekend

17:13 EST

Southern Queensland is in the grip of hot and dry conditions which prompted major fears for significant bushfires over the weekend.