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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Hot-to-very hot with showers/storms in west. Hot and mostly dry in east and Top End.

  • Sunday Hot-very hot throughout. Thundery showers over west and south.

  • Monday Storms likely throughout. Hot to very hot.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy and hot to very hot. Thunderstorms in the north and south.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy and hot to very hot. Thunderstorms in the north and south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 30/11 Thu 01/12 Fri 02/12

38.8°C

Jervois
Hottest

43.5°C

Wave Hill

42.4°C

Daly Waters

43.7°C

Jervois

43.7°C

Jervois

25.7°C

Cape Fourcroy
Coldest

17.4°C

Arltunga

19.5°C

Central Arnhem

20.5°C

Kulgera

17.4°C

Arltunga

E 29km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

61km/h

Tindal

66km/h

Tindal

62km/h

Territory Grape Farm
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Fourcroy
Wettest

50.4mm

Pirlangimpi

63.0mm

Murganella Airstrip

50.8mm

Fish River

35.0mm

Channel Point
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 Daily Summaries

Saturday December 3, 2016
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
25.9 +0.6 33 +0 8.6
25.3 +0.6 38 +2 2.0
23.6 -1.0 36 +3 0.0
26.5 +1.3 39 +3 0.0
26.8 +2.0 39 +2 0.0
27.1 +6.9 39 +4 3.4
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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