Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, very warm in the NW Top End. Clearing shower, mild-to-warm in Arnhem. Sunny, warm-to-very warm over the interior and south.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, very warm in the NW Top End. Clearing shower, mild-to-warm in Arnhem. Sunny, very warm-to-hot over the interior and south.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny, very warm in the north. Sunny, very warm over the interior. Late shower, very warm-to-hot in the south.

  • Friday Late shower, very warm in the NW Top End. Mostly sunny, very warm in Arnhem. Late shower, very warm over the interior. Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 19/10 Sun 20/10 Mon 21/10

30.3°C

Bradshaw-Angallari
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

43.1°C

McArthur River
Avg: Rec:

44.1°C

Douglas River
Avg: Rec:

42.0°C

Bradshaw-Angallari
Avg: Rec:
- -

44.1°C

Douglas River
Avg: Rec:

12.3°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

15.0°C

Kulgera
Avg: Rec:

13.3°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:
 

7.2°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

E 27km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

90km/h

Kintore

70km/h

Douglas River

66km/h

Central Arnhem
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.4mm

Hermannsburg
Avg: Rec:
- -

0.0mm

Darwin Ap
Avg: Rec:
 

6.2mm

Channel Point
Avg: Rec:
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
(ungroup 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
24 35 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 59 NE 27 37
Sunny
18 39 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 15 24 E 20 14
Mostly sunny
21 31 20% < 1mm Nil E 23 65 - -
Mostly sunny
16 37 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
22 37 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 33 7 ESE 15 5
Sunny
15 33 5% < 1mm Nil E 20 10 ESE 16 7
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