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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Thunderstorms in the western half of the state. Very hot in the south grading to hot in the north.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 14/12 Fri 15/12 Sat 16/12

34.5°C

Jervois
Hottest

43.0°C

Lajamanu

42.0°C

Jervois

44.0°C

Jervois

45.0°C

Lajamanu

21.1°C

Batchelor Ap
Coldest

20.3°C

Uluru

21.1°C

Curtin Springs
 

10.0°C

Arltunga

S 24km/h

Middle Point
Windiest

61km/h

Lajamanu

53km/h

McArthur River

66km/h

Douglas River
-
no rain last hr Wettest

27.0mm

Port Keats Ap

33.6mm

Darwin Ap
 

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 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 34 60% 5-10mm Nil NNE 8 72 NW 15 58
Late shower
25 35 60% 1-5mm Nil NW 12 75 NW 9 52
Mostly sunny
26 32 40% < 1mm Nil NNE 10 58 NE 18 52
Possible thunderstorm
26 38 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
27 39 10% < 1mm Nil N 22 40 NE 17 24
Mostly sunny
25 41 5% < 1mm Nil NE 18 21 NE 19 14
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Weather News

A stormy outlook for Darwin

13:23 EDT

Darwin is on track to reach their December average rainfall, which is already sitting at the halfway mark.

Unsettled spell for Perth

12:23 EDT

The England cricket team may feel more at home, as conditions turn wet and very windy for the end of the third test.

'Simple' calculations predicted floodwaters in 2011, residents near Wivenhoe Dam say

09:20 EDT

Two days before floodwaters threatened the Ipswich region, west of Brisbane, in January 2011, Darren and Brad Zanow knew they had to move their belongings to higher ground.