Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Clearing shower, very warm in the NW Top End. Fog then sunny, mild-to-warm in Arnhem. Sunny, warm over the interior. Isolated showers, cool-to-cold in the south.

  • Monday Mostly sunny, very warm in the NW Top End. Mostly cloudy, mild-to-warm in Arnhem. Windy, warm over the interior. Rain, cool-to-cold in the south.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, very warm in the north. Clearing shower, mild over the interior. Showers easing, cool-to-cold in the south.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, very warm in the north. Mostly sunny, cool-to-mild over the interior and south.

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

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 19/09 Fri 20/09 Sat 21/09

34.4°C

Borroloola
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

39.1°C

Bradshaw-Angallari
Avg: Rec:
- -

37.8°C

Lajamanu
Avg: Rec:

37.5°C

Wave Hill
Avg: Rec:

39.1°C

Bradshaw-Angallari
Avg: Rec:
- -

18.6°C

Uluru
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

8.9°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

1.8°C

Curtin Springs
Avg: Rec:

3.0°C

Kulgera
Avg: Rec:

-0.5°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

ESE 33km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

62km/h

Uluru

83km/h

Alice Springs Ap

55km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Centre Island
Avg: Rec:

0.2mm

Croker Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
- -

0.2mm

Middle Point
Avg: Rec:

0.2mm

Middle Point
Avg: Rec:
Northern Territory's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.0°C at
Elliott in 1988
Lowest 8.3°C at
Curtin Springs in 1971
Highest 29.0°C at
Darwin in 1931
Lowest -2.8°C at
Watarrka in 2001
Highest 122.8mm at
Bulman in 2016

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
22 33 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 69 NE 22 49
Mostly sunny
18 37 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 7 61 - -
Mostly sunny
20 30 40% < 1mm Nil SE 23 72 ESE 26 62
Sunny
17 37 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
18 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 34 22 ESE 29 14
Mostly sunny
7 23 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 27 ESE 23 19
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Weather News

Rain and thunderstorms heading to northwest and central Australia

12:21 EST

An upper level trough drawing moisture from the tropical Indian Ocean may deliver some welcome rain to the Northern Territory's Lasseter district and Western Australia's Northern and Southern Interior districts.

Pandanus trees suffering pest attacks see up to 80 per cent lost along Queensland coast

08:36 EST

Pandanus trees along the coast of Agnes Water, south of Gladstone, were once admired by Captain Cook and botanist Sir Joseph Banks when they came to shore in 1770.

DIY recycled watering system that 'mimics rain' keeps garden alive in drought-stricken Queensland city

19:28 EST

As Queensland's Darling Downs continues to experience one of its worst droughts on record, a couple has developed a recycled watering system that mimics rain.