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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.

  • Wednesday Hot and humid in the north, very hot south. Widspread thunderstorms.

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

35.0°C

Ngukurr
Hottest

43.1°C

Lajamanu

43.5°C

Lajamanu

41.6°C

Victoria River Downs

43.7°C

Jervois

23.5°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

13.0°C

Kulgera

16.6°C

Uluru

14.1°C

Alice Springs Ap

11.0°C

Kulgera

NE 22km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

50km/h

Delamere

72km/h

Darwin Ntc

66km/h

Darwin Ntc
-
no rain last hr Wettest

29.6mm

Gunn

11.8mm

Stokes Hill

31.0mm

Rosewood

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 Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday December 10, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT 3.6 24
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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