Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Saturday Showers/storms, very warm in the NW Top End. Mostly sunny, very warm in Arnhem. Showers easing, very warm over the interior. Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in the south.

  • Sunday Isolated showers, very warm in the NW Top End. Clearing shower, very warm in Arnhem. Clearing shower, mild 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
Sun 20/10 Mon 21/10 Tue 22/10

39.5°C

Bradshaw-Angallari
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

44.1°C

Douglas River
Avg: Rec:

42.0°C

Brunette Downs
Avg: Rec:

41.0°C

Douglas River
Avg: Rec:

44.1°C

Douglas River
Avg: Rec:

26.6°C

Jervois
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

13.3°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:

10.1°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

12.8°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

1.6°C

Bulman
Avg: Rec:

NNE 35km/h

Darwin Ap
Windiest

70km/h

Douglas River

66km/h

Central Arnhem

53km/h

Mount Bundey South
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Darwin Ap
Avg: Rec:

0.0mm

Darwin Ap
Avg: Rec:

6.4mm

Avon Downs
Avg: Rec:

0.0mm

Darwin Ap
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 %
Mostly sunny
25 34 60% < 1mm Nil E 14 62 NE 28 45
Mostly sunny
22 39 30% < 1mm Nil NE 7 41 ESE 14 16
Mostly sunny
21 32 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 65 E 22 57
Mostly sunny
18 37 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
24 36 40% 1-5mm Nil NNE 20 39 NNE 8 18
Mostly sunny
21 36 50% 1-5mm Nil N 34 26 NW 14 14
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