Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

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

  • Monday Mostly sunny, very warm in the north. Sunny, very warm over the interior. Mostly sunny, warm-to-very warm in the south.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny, very warm in the north. Mostly sunny, very warm over the interior. Mostly cloudy, warm-to-very warm in the south.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, very warm in the north. Late shower/storm in the west. Mostly sunny, very warm over the interior. Sunny, warm-to-very warm in the south.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny, very warm in the north. Mostly sunny, very warm over the interior. Sunny, warm-to-very warm in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 24/09 Fri 25/09 Sat 26/09

32.5°C

Tindal
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

39.1°C

Bradshaw-Angallari
Avg: Rec:
- -

39.3°C

Douglas River
Avg: Rec:

39.0°C

Ngukurr
Avg: Rec:
- -

40.8°C

Victoria River Downs
Avg: Rec:

20.1°C

Jervois
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

7.1°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

-48.2°C

Bulman
Avg: Rec:

7.7°C

Watarrka
Avg: Rec:

-48.2°C

Bulman
Avg: Rec:

NE 27km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

70km/h

Rabbit Flat

51km/h

Middle Point

57km/h

Lajamanu
-
no rain last hr Wettest

77.6mm

Dum In Mirrie
Avg: Rec:

47.2mm

Elizabeth Valley
Avg: Rec:
- -

44.0mm

Upper Wickham River
Avg: Rec:
- -

27.2mm

Pirlangimpi
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
24 34 80% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 54 NE 27 40
Sunny
20 38 10% < 1mm Nil E 17 39 E 18 19
Mostly sunny
23 31 90% < 1mm Nil ESE 28 60 SE 25 54
Sunny
18 35 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
24 37 5% < 1mm Nil E 20 23 E 20 14
Sunny
19 37 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 27 14 NNE 14 10
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Weather News

A wet end for the northern dry season

13:18 EST

The Top End is experiencing the wettest September month in decades with total rainfall in some places more than five times the long term average.

Record-breaking freeze in Queensland

11:50 EST

Much of southern Queensland has woken up to a very chilly start, with temperatures not seen this late in spring in several decades.