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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Hot and humid. Showers and storms, mainly north and west.

  • Sunday Hot and humid. Showers and storms in north. Isolated showers and storms in south.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 18/01 Thu 19/01 Fri 20/01

30.3°C

Jervois
Hottest

38.0°C

Watarrka

39.5°C

Kulgera

39.0°C

Jervois

40.5°C

Kulgera

24.2°C

Maningrida Ap
Coldest

22.9°C

Yuendumu

22.9°C

Douglas River
 

17.0°C

Kulgera

W 22km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

59km/h

Tindal

50km/h

Tindal

66km/h

Cape Wessel
-

18.2mm last hr

Point Stuart
Wettest

78.8mm

Lakefield

80.2mm

Dum In Mirrie
 

212.0mm

Montejinnie
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 Monthly Summaries

January 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
23.3 +1.8 35.4 -1.0 34.0 88
25.1 +0.3 32.9 -1.3 156.8 68
26.1 +1.3 32.1 +0.3 218.2 51
24.9 +0.2 31.6 -0.4 163.0 57
24.1 -0.9 33.7 -3.0 287.2 258
24.8 +0.5 33.3 -0.8 249.4 94
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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