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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Hot and humid. Showers and storms in north, west and southwest.

  • Friday Hot and humid. Showers and storms, mainly north and west.

  • Saturday Hot and humid. Showers and storms, mainly north and west.

  • Sunday Hot and humid. Showers and storms in north. Isolated showers and storms in south.

  • Monday Hot and humid. Showers and storms Top End. The odd shower and storm elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 16/01 Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01

36.5°C

Jervois
Hottest

39.0°C

Kulgera

40.5°C

Kulgera

38.0°C

Watarrka

40.5°C

Kulgera

25.1°C

Nhulunbuy Ap
Coldest

21.9°C

Tindal

22.5°C

Kulgera

22.9°C

Yuendumu

17.0°C

Kulgera

NW 33km/h

Uluru
Windiest

64km/h

Centre Island

61km/h

Cape Fourcroy

59km/h

Tindal
-
no rain last hr Wettest

75.0mm

Gilnockie

37.0mm

Nabalco Mine

78.8mm

Lakefield

40.2mm

Dum In Mirrie
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 %
Possible thunderstorm
26 32 90% 10-20mm Nil NW 8 82 NW 18 72
Thunderstorms
24 33 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 11 86 NW 14 63
Possible thunderstorm
25 31 90% 10-20mm Nil WNW 7 81 N 8 77
Possible thunderstorm
25 33 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
23 33 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 12 80 N 13 57
Possible thunderstorm
24 37 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 25 60 N 24 37
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Weather News

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.

Climate Council warns Queensland will be hard hit by violent storms as the earth warms up

13:51 EDT

The Climate Council has warned that warmer global temperatures could have a severe impact on Queensland with more storm surges and intense cyclone activity likely.