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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Scattered showers and storms in the north and west. Very hot in central and eastern parts.

  • Wednesday Isolated showers and storms across the Top End. Very hot in central and eastern parts.

  • Thursday Storms in the north, clear in the south. Hot in central parts, cooler elsewhere.

  • Friday Showers and storms over the Top End. Mostly dry and warm elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the Top End. Windy and mild in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 25/03 Sun 26/03 Mon 27/03

30.5°C

Kintore
Hottest

41.6°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Curtin Springs

42.0°C

Jervois

42.0°C

Curtin Springs

24.4°C

Central Arnhem
Coldest

18.4°C

Uluru

16.1°C

Watarrka
 

12.9°C

Arltunga

SE 37km/h

Kintore
Windiest

75km/h

Lajamanu

48km/h

McCluer Is

53km/h

Alice Springs Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

51.2mm

Yeuralba Ridge

27.1mm

Channel Island
 

384.0mm

Cape Fourcroy
Northern Territory's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 45.0°C at
Alice Springs in 1886
Lowest 13.9°C at
Alice Springs in 1913
Highest 33.0°C at
Timber Creek in 1981
Lowest 3.9°C at
Alice Springs in 1880
Highest 513.3mm at
Angurugu in 1953

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 %
Mostly sunny
24 34 60% 1-5mm Nil SE 12 79 ENE 14 58
Possible shower
21 36 40% < 1mm Nil SE 15 37 SE 20 23
Possible thunderstorm
26 32 90% 10-20mm Nil E 12 74 E 14 67
Mostly sunny
22 37 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
17 33 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 31 25 SE 22 11
Sunny
9 28 5% < 1mm Nil SE 24 27 SSE 28 13
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