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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Possible storms across the western half of state. Showers about the north and west.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms N, far W and south. Very hot in the S and central parts, cooler N.

  • Wednesday Rain over central & southern areas storms in north. Much cooler over central parts under cloud.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north. Mostly sunny in the south. Hot throughout.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 15/12 Sat 16/12 Sun 17/12

33.7°C

Uluru
Hottest

42.0°C

Jervois

44.0°C

Jervois

43.0°C

Curtin Springs

45.0°C

Lajamanu

23.9°C

Bulman
Coldest

21.1°C

Curtin Springs

21.0°C

Batchelor Ap
 

10.0°C

Arltunga

NNW 31km/h

Kintore
Windiest

53km/h

McArthur River

66km/h

Douglas River

66km/h

Point Stuart
-
no rain last hr Wettest

33.6mm

Darwin Ap

56.0mm

Katherine
 

100.8mm

Oenpelli Airport
Northern Territory's Records for December
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.5°C at
Alice Springs in 1891
Lowest 16.0°C at
Arltunga in 2009
Highest 33.9°C at
Alice Springs in 1878
Lowest 0.0°C at
Tindal in 1990
Highest 365.0mm at
Gunn Point Prison Farm in 1987

Northern Territory Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
03:20 CST
NNW 15 17 29.1 23.3 33.1 71 4 0.0 1007.1
03:20 CST
N 6 7 26.8 21.5 28.7 72 3 1.0 1007.2
03:20 CST
N 7 9 27.3 23.4 30.3 79 2 0.0 1007.0
03:20 CST
- 0 0 24.4 22.5 24.4 89 1 0.6 1006.9
03:20 CST
N 22 30 29.5 17.0 29.9 47 11 0.0 1007.5
03:20 CST
N 15 15 30.7 10.6 29.3 29 18 0.0 1007.6
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22:38 EDT

Major Perth events, including Carols by Candlelight and A Day on the Green, have been cancelled as a severe and unseasonal storm approaches the city.

A week of two halves for Tasmania

16:29 EDT

It will be one of those weeks where Tasmanians will need sunnies and a hat, followed by a jumper and umbrella.

Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

11:37 EDT

There will be extreme heatwave conditions in south-west Queensland and north-west New South Wales over the next three days, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says, with several outback towns expecting sweltering daytime temperatures of at least 43 degrees Celsius.