Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, warm in the NW Top End. Late shower, mild-to-warm in Arnhem. Sunny, warm over the interior. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold in the south.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/09 Thu 19/09 Fri 20/09

37.0°C

Victoria River Downs
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

38.6°C

Bradshaw-Angallari
Avg: Rec:
- -

39.1°C

Bradshaw-Angallari
Avg: Rec:
- -

38.0°C

Lajamanu
Avg: Rec:

39.1°C

Bradshaw-Angallari
Avg: Rec:
- -

17.8°C

Uluru
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

10.3°C

Jervois
Avg: Rec:

8.9°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

1.8°C

Curtin Springs
Avg: Rec:

-0.5°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

N 27km/h

Borroloola
Windiest

51km/h

Central Arnhem

62km/h

Uluru

83km/h

Alice Springs Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Ngayawili
Avg: Rec:

0.2mm

Centre Island
Avg: Rec:

0.2mm

Croker Island Ap
Avg: Rec:
- -

0.2mm

Croker Island Ap
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 %
Sunny
22 34 10% < 1mm Nil SE 8 64 NE 24 40
Mostly sunny
18 38 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 42 E 21 19
Mostly sunny
20 30 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 72 ESE 24 64
Mostly sunny
16 35 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
19 32 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 42 15 ESE 31 13
Cloudy
10 18 60% 1-5mm Nil SE 18 30 SSE 27 31
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Weather News

Warm September night for Tasmania ahead of front

13:25 EST

Tasmania just had a very warm September night, the second night in a row that minimum temperatures across the state were reporting well above average.  Warm air from mainland Australia has filtered down to the southeastern parts of the country, forced further south by strong winds from the interior associated with an approaching cold front.

Low making a warm, windy, stormy mark on southeastern Australia

12:37 EST

A low pressure system and associated front are crossing New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania today bringing strong winds, rain, thunderstorms and high temperatures.

Barnaby Joyce says he sent 'an awful lot' of special drought envoy reports to PM

18:49 EST

The Federal Government's former special drought envoy, Barnaby Joyce, says he sent "an awful lot" of reports to the Prime Minister about issues relating to drought-affected communities, during his appointment.