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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Showers and storms over the Top End. Hot in the north, very hot in the south.

  • Friday Storms and showers across the north. Very hot inland and in the south, hot in the north.

  • Saturday Showers and possible storms over the Top End. Dry and very hot elsewhere.

  • Sunday Heavy showers and storms in the north. Very hot and dry in the south, hot in the north.

  • Monday Storms in the north, partly cloudy in the south. Hot in the south, cooler at the coast.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/03 Tue 21/03 Wed 22/03

31.9°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

40.8°C

Rabbit Flat

41.0°C

Kintore

41.0°C

Watarrka

41.9°C

Uluru

24.2°C

Noonamah
Coldest

14.4°C

Arltunga

18.0°C

Kulgera

17.9°C

Arltunga

12.9°C

Arltunga

NW 18km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

50km/h

Borroloola

44km/h

McCluer Is

44km/h

Borroloola
-
no rain last hr Wettest

121.8mm

Croker Island Ap

85.0mm

Pirlangimpi

39.4mm

Upper Fergusson River

38.0mm

Port Keats Ap
Northern Territory's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 45.0°C at
Alice Springs in 1886
Lowest 13.9°C at
Alice Springs in 1913
Highest 33.0°C at
Timber Creek in 1981
Lowest 3.9°C at
Alice Springs in 1880
Highest 513.3mm at
Angurugu in 1953

Northern Territory Monthly Summaries

March 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
24.7 +0.2 32.1 +0.2 371.6 116
24.2 +1.2 35.0 +0.9 187.4 110
25.0 +1.1 31.9 +0.7 70.0 25
19 24.5 +1.2 34.9 +1.5 43.0 23
23.8 +0.6 45 37.9 +3.6 3.8 7
19.1 +1.6 73 37.2 +4.6 0.0 0
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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