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Wed 08:02 CST
Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

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

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

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

  • Saturday Heavy showers and thunderstorms in the north. Mostly dry and hot in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/01 Mon 23/01 Tue 24/01

30.4°C

Milingimbi
Hottest

38.0°C

Jervois

36.1°C

Lajamanu

37.0°C

Jervois

40.5°C

Kulgera

22.7°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

22.0°C

Arltunga

10.0°C

Bulman
 

10.0°C

Bulman

WNW 27km/h

Cape Fourcroy
Windiest

75km/h

Cape Wessel

90km/h

McCluer Is

77km/h

Cape Wessel
-

0.8mm last hr

Cape Fourcroy
Wettest

169.4mm

Ngayawili

275.0mm

Labelle Downs
 

275.0mm

Labelle Downs
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
(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 %
Thunderstorms
24 30 90% 10-20mm Nil NNW 14 82 NNW 19 69
Thunderstorms
24 33 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 13 86 N 12 67
Possible thunderstorm
25 31 90% 10-20mm Nil NW 8 81 NNW 9 80
Possible thunderstorm
25 33 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
25 37 70% 1-5mm Nil E 13 71 E 22 43
Possible thunderstorm
23 32 60% 1-5mm Nil SE 20 84 SE 21 56
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Weather News

Wet weather sees Mount Todd gold mine owned by Vista Gold discharging contaminated water into Edith River

09:24 EDT

A gold mine north of Katherine has started deliberately discharging contaminated water into a river due to the heavy rainfall in the area.

Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.