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Mon 16:22 CST
Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

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

  • Tuesday Hot to very hot. Thunderstorms over central and northern parts.

  • Wednesday Rain & gusty winds in the north, storms elsewhere. Very hot in the southeast, mild in northeast.

  • Thursday Thunderstorms and heavy rain over the Top End. Thundery showers across central parts.

  • Friday Heavy showers and storms in the north and central. Mostly dry in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 20/01 Sat 21/01 Sun 22/01

32.4°C

Lajamanu
Hottest

39.0°C

Jervois

38.5°C

Jervois

38.0°C

Jervois

40.5°C

Kulgera

23.3°C

Tindal
Coldest

17.0°C

Kulgera

22.0°C

Kulgera

22.0°C

Arltunga

17.0°C

Kulgera

NW 44km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

66km/h

Cape Wessel

62km/h

Kintore

75km/h

Cape Wessel
-

0.8mm last hr

Cape Fourcroy
Wettest

75.8mm

Channel Point

64.4mm

Upper Birdie Creek

169.4mm

Ngayawili

172.8mm

Gunn Point
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
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Thunderstorms
25 31 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 6 78 ESE 8 58
Thunderstorms
25 30 90% 20-40mm Nil - - - -
Thunderstorms
24 29 90% 20-40mm Nil W 21 82 W 30 72
Thunderstorms
24 31 90% 20-40mm Nil W 14 89 WSW 14 80
Thunderstorms
24 31 90% 20-40mm Nil NW 27 86 NNW 29 85
Possible thunderstorm
25 36 60% 1-5mm Nil E 21 70 E 29 45
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Weather News

NT weather: Bureau predicts week of wet weather across state

20:15 EDT

Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.

Stormy start to the week

16:25 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting three states this afternoon.

Trans-Tasman temperature contrast

15:28 EDT

New Zealand is experiencing an unseasonably cool summer, whilst parts of eastern Australia endure their hottest start to the year on record.