Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Few showers/storms, very warm in the north. Mostly cloudy, very warm over the interior. Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the south.

  • Thursday Few showers/storms, very warm in the north. Late shower, very warm over the interior. Sunny, warm-to-very warm in the south.

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

  • Saturday Isolated showers, very warm in the NW Top End. Mostly cloudy, very warm in Arnhem. Sunny, very warm-to-hot over the interior and south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 26/09 Mon 27/09 Tue 28/09

31.7°C

Bradshaw
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

38.5°C

Jabiru
Avg: Rec:

39.7°C

Borroloola
Avg: Rec:

39.8°C

Ngukurr
Avg: Rec:
- -

40.5°C

McArthur River
Avg: Rec:

19.0°C

Uluru
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

11.8°C

Territory Grape Farm
Avg: Rec:

14.4°C

Watarrka
Avg: Rec:
 

-1.0°C

Brunette Downs
Avg: Rec:

NW 35km/h

Tindal
Windiest

59km/h

Kintore

62km/h

Kintore

62km/h

Territory Grape Farm
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.0mm

Charles Point
Avg: Rec:
- -

5.4mm

Pirlangimpi
Avg: Rec:
 

44.4mm

Shoeing Tool Bore
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 Daily Summaries

Wednesday September 29, 2021
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Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
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Weather News

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