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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Tuesday Scattered showers and storms in the north and west. Very hout in the south and east.

  • Wednesday Isolated showers and storms across the Top End. Dry and sunny in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03 Fri 24/03

40.0°C

Uluru
Hottest

41.0°C

Watarrka

40.8°C

Uluru

41.0°C

Kulgera

42.0°C

Kintore

23.6°C

Central Arnhem
Coldest

17.9°C

Arltunga

15.5°C

Arltunga

15.7°C

Arltunga

12.9°C

Arltunga

NNW 31km/h

Nhulunbuy Ap
Windiest

44km/h

Borroloola

61km/h

Douglas River

62km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

39.4mm

Upper Fergusson River

46.2mm

Wagait Beach

37.0mm

Geriatric Park

34.0mm

Dum In Mirrie
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 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 %
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 11 86 NW 19 76
Thunderstorms
24 35 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 8 78 N 7 54
Possible thunderstorm
25 33 90% 5-10mm Nil WNW 18 81 NW 19 70
Possible thunderstorm
26 37 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
26 38 40% < 1mm Nil NW 13 57 SE 9 27
Mostly sunny
24 39 50% < 1mm Nil N 12 31 SE 17 19
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Cyclone Debbie could hit north Queensland as category five, Bureau of Meteorology warns

18:28 EDT

A cyclone off northern Queensland could intensify to category five by the time it crosses the coast somewhere between Cardwell and Bowen, near Townsville, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned.

Cyclone Debbie: How the BOM names cyclones

13:50 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology has off the coast of Queensland.

Queensland braces for Tropical Cyclone Debbie

12:37 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie is strengthening quickly on its journey to make landfall, likely between Lucinda and Proserpine on Monday or Tuesday.