Central North Weather
Central North Forecast
Monday Mostly clear. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the evening. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h. High.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the evening. Light winds becoming NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the day.
Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of rain in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning S/SE 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.
Central North Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||13||21||80%||1-5mm||Nil||SSE 6||86||SW 12||64|
||11||20||70%||1-5mm||Nil||ESE 10||82||SW 18||60|
Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.
Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.
The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.