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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Hot with a few showers/storms in Top End. Sunny and very warm elsewhere.

  • Monday Scattered showers and storms over the Top End. Hot in the north, warm elsewhere.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 19/10 Fri 20/10 Sat 21/10

35.6°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

42.1°C

Lajamanu

41.0°C

Lajamanu

40.0°C

Bradshaw

42.4°C

Ngukurr

24.5°C

Jervois
Coldest

16.5°C

Watarrka

15.0°C

Curtin Springs

8.7°C

Alice Springs Ap

5.9°C

Alice Springs Ap

ENE 31km/h

Bradshaw
Windiest

64km/h

Middle Point

70km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

55km/h

Bradshaw
-
no rain last hr Wettest

19.6mm

Batchelor Ap

29.0mm

Port Keats Ap

24.0mm

Port Keats Ap

24.0mm

Port Keats Ap
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 %
Sunny
10 30 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 21 SE 20 8
Sunny
25 38 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 70% 1-5mm Nil E 9 68 NNE 19 56
Mostly sunny
26 38 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 55 SE 17 22
Possible thunderstorm
23 33 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 63 SE 24 55
Sunny
21 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 30 14 SE 21 8
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Weather News

Storms strike southwest WA

11:43 EDT

A complex low pressure system has has brought widespread showers and thunderstorms to southwest WA overnight and into Sunday morning, storms producing more than 50,000 lightning strikes.

Police divers find two bodies in sunken Queensland fishing trawler recovery mission

00:01 EDT

Two bodies have been found in a recovery mission for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.

Storms closing in on Perth, scattering across WA

14:06 EDT

Thunderstorms are nearing Perth and will scatter across much of inland Western Australia this weekend, bringing useful rain but also threatening the region with damaging winds.