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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers and storms across Top End & Carpentaria. Generally dry and hot elsewhere.

  • 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
Sun 15/10 Mon 16/10 Tue 17/10

39.6°C

Ngukurr
Hottest

42.0°C

Borroloola

42.4°C

Ngukurr

42.0°C

Bradshaw

42.4°C

Ngukurr

23.9°C

Pirlangimpi
Coldest

11.6°C

Alice Springs Ap

13.4°C

Curtin Springs

13.1°C

Arltunga

5.9°C

Alice Springs Ap

ENE 20km/h

Bradshaw
Windiest

53km/h

Middle Point

98km/h

Centre Island

50km/h

Jabiru Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

51.0mm

Shoal Bay

21.0mm

Jabiru Ap

43.0mm

Point Stuart

50.4mm

Gunn Point
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

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Weather News

Rain on the way for NSW

14:59 EDT

A band of rain and thunderstorms will sweep across NSW at the end of this week, delivering the best falls in 4-5 months for some areas.

Missing trawler crew have 'best shot' at survival due to experience, rescue coordinator says

14:17 EDT

The family of the missing "safety-conscious" skipper of a trawler that sank off central Queensland say he ran a dry boat and would have equipped his crew with the skills to survive in open waters.

Week of rain brings relief to some NSW farmers as others look on enviously

13:46 EDT

After the driest September on record, recent rainfall across New South Wales has brought relief for many graziers, but has come too late for some crops.