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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Hot with showers and storms in the north & central. Dry and warm in the south.

  • Sunday Hot with showers/storms in north, mainly Top End. Dry and hot in the south.

  • Monday Hot with showers/storms in north, mainly Top End. Dry and hot in the south.

  • Tuesday Hot and stormy in the north and central parts. Drier in the far south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12 Fri 09/12

35.7°C

Borroloola
Hottest

43.1°C

Lajamanu

43.5°C

Lajamanu

42.0°C

Victoria River Downs

43.7°C

Jervois

22.5°C

Arltunga
Coldest

13.0°C

Kulgera

16.6°C

Uluru

14.0°C

Alice Springs Ap

11.0°C

Kulgera

E 33km/h

Uluru
Windiest

50km/h

Delamere

72km/h

Darwin Ntc

66km/h

Darwin Ntc
-
no rain last hr Wettest

29.6mm

Gunn

11.8mm

Stokes Hill

13.0mm

Cape Fourcroy

13.0mm

Cape Fourcroy
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
25 35 70% 1-5mm Nil E 7 69 NNW 15 53
Mostly sunny
26 39 60% 5-10mm Nil NW 10 53 SE 14 30
Possible thunderstorm
26 35 30% < 1mm Nil E 12 62 ESE 19 56
Possible thunderstorm
26 40 30% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
24 34 10% < 1mm Nil SE 30 27 SE 21 19
Sunny
13 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 22 29 SE 21 14
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