Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Late shower, very warm in the NW Top End. Mostly sunny, very warm in Arnhem. Mostly sunny, hot over the interior and south.

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

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

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, very warm in the NW Top End. Clearing shower, very warm in Arnhem. Late thunder, 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
Sun 17/10 Mon 18/10 Tue 19/10

30.5°C

Lajamanu
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:

21.0°C

Uluru
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

15.3°C

Watarrka
Avg: Rec:

19.4°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:
 

6.1°C

Watarrka
Avg: Rec:

SW 22km/h

Rabbit Flat
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:
 

56.4mm

Bulman
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 %
Sunny
20 34 60% < 1mm Nil SE 17 28 ESE 21 17
Possible thunderstorm
26 38 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
27 35 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 10 69 NNW 14 46
Possible thunderstorm
26 37 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 7 59 NNE 6 34
Mostly sunny
24 34 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 11 64 ENE 18 59
Possible shower
25 37 40% 1-5mm Nil ENE 23 44 ENE 16 31
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Weather News

Record-breaking hail hits central Queensland

20:51 EDT

Monstrous hailstones measuring 16 centimetres in diameter fell to the ground in central Queensland on Tuesday, likely setting a new Australian record for hail size.

More wild weather brewing for Queensland as authorities brace for 'state of extremes'

19:46 EDT

Large hail, damaging winds and heavy rain are expected across parts of central and south-east Queensland again today, while other parts of the state experience heatwave conditions.

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