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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Hot in central parts. Thunderstorms over the north and south.

  • Wednesday Rain & gusty winds in the north, storms elsewhere. Very hot in the southeast, warm elsewhere.

  • Thursday Thunderstorms and heavy rain over the Top End. Thundery showers across central parts.

  • Friday Heavy showers and storms in the north. Mostly dry and hot in the south.

  • Saturday Heavy showers and thunderstorms in the north. Mostly dry and hot in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/01 Sun 22/01 Mon 23/01

35.6°C

Jervois
Hottest

38.5°C

Jervois

38.0°C

Jervois

36.0°C

Lajamanu

40.5°C

Kulgera

24.0°C

Uluru
Coldest

22.0°C

Kulgera

22.0°C

Arltunga

10.0°C

Bulman

10.0°C

Bulman

W 37km/h

Cape Fourcroy
Windiest

62km/h

Kintore

75km/h

Cape Wessel

90km/h

McCluer Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

64.4mm

Upper Birdie Creek

169.4mm

Ngayawili

117.0mm

Dum In Mirrie

209.0mm

Channel Point
Northern Territory's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.3°C at
Finke in 1960
Lowest 16.0°C at
Kulgera in 1983
Highest 33.7°C at
Jervois in 2006
Lowest 6.7°C at
Tempe Downs in 1970
Highest 507.5mm at
Yirrkala Mission in 1958

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 %
Thunderstorms
25 31 90% 20-40mm Nil N 12 85 NW 18 73
Thunderstorms
24 32 90% 10-20mm Nil NE 13 89 NNE 12 71
Possible thunderstorm
25 31 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 9 78 NNE 12 79
Possible thunderstorm
25 33 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
25 36 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 11 72 ENE 20 42
Possible thunderstorm
24 35 40% < 1mm Nil SE 17 61 ESE 18 36
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Weather News

NSW heatwave: Records tumble in Moree, while Sydney set to swelter with top of 40C

14:06 EDT

As the mercury soars in Sydney today, spare a thought for the people of Moree in northern New South Wales, who are in the midst of a record-breaking heatwave.

Heatwave: Why you have trouble sleeping during hot nights

12:58 EDT

The morning after a sweltering summer night, when you have tossed and turned and sweated in your sheets, many may experience a rude awakening.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

12:41 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.