Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, hot in the north. Mostly sunny, hot over the interior and south.

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

  • Friday Mostly cloudy, very warm in the NW Top End. Mostly sunny, very warm in Arnhem. Showers/storms, hot over the interior. Sunny, very warm-to-hot in the south.

  • Saturday Mostly cloudy, hot in the NW Top End. Mostly sunny, very warm in Arnhem. Late thunder, very warm over the interior. Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the south.

  • Sunday Late thunder, very warm in the NW Top End. Mostly sunny, very warm in Arnhem. Showers increasing, very warm over the interior. Clearing shower, warm-to-very warm in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 17/10 Mon 18/10 Tue 19/10

42.9°C

Victoria River Downs
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

42.5°C

Rabbit Flat
Avg: Rec:

42.7°C

Rabbit Flat
Avg: Rec:

43.6°C

Rabbit Flat
Avg: Rec:

43.6°C

Rabbit Flat
Avg: Rec:

31.3°C

McCluer Is
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

15.3°C

Watarrka
Avg: Rec:

19.4°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:

20.3°C

Jervois
Avg: Rec:

6.1°C

Watarrka
Avg: Rec:

W 33km/h

Kintore
Windiest

53km/h

Uluru

50km/h

Daly Waters

53km/h

Batchelor Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

27.0mm

Bradshaw-Angallari
Avg: Rec:
- -

20.0mm

Elizabeth Downs
Avg: Rec:

29.0mm

Labelle Downs
Avg: Rec:

13.0mm

Batchelor 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
(group 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 41 20% < 1mm Nil NNE 22 20 WNW 22 12
Mostly sunny
25 41 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
27 35 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 13 68 WNW 20 53
Possible thunderstorm
27 40 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 17 57 WNW 8 28
Mostly sunny
24 34 5% < 1mm Nil N 13 63 NNE 19 57
Mostly sunny
27 42 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 24 25 WNW 12 12
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Weather News

Warning for giant hail in QLD and NSW on Wednesday

14:33 EDT

One day after record-breaking hail fell near Mackay, more supercell thunderstorms are again assaulting parts of central Queensland and northern NSW today.

Hot and cold airmasses having a big stoush over South Australia

11:31 EDT

If the weather in South Australia today was a schoolyard brawl, the script would more or less read, "I'm tougher than you!" followed by, "No way, I'm tougher than you!" What's actually happening over SA today is a classic spring weather pattern, whereby warm air from the interior of the country is being pushed across the state ahead of a cold front approaching from the west.

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