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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Hot with showers/storms in north, mainly Top End. Dry and hot in the south.

  • Monday Hot with showers/storms in north and east. Dry 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.

  • Thursday Hot throughout. Showers and thunderstorms over most of territory.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 08/12 Fri 09/12 Sat 10/12

36.9°C

Daly Waters
Hottest

43.5°C

Lajamanu

41.6°C

Victoria River Downs

41.0°C

Ngukurr

43.7°C

Jervois

27.0°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

16.6°C

Uluru

14.1°C

Alice Springs Ap

11.0°C

Kulgera

11.0°C

Kulgera

E 38km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

72km/h

Darwin Ntc

66km/h

Darwin Ntc

61km/h

Port Keats Ap
-

0.6mm last hr

Point Stuart
Wettest

11.8mm

Stokes Hill

31.0mm

Rosewood

4.0mm

Bradshaw

11.0mm

Port Keats Ap
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 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
26 33 80% 5-10mm Nil NE 5 74 NNW 13 62
Possible thunderstorm
25 37 50% 5-10mm Nil NNW 9 65 ENE 14 40
Possible thunderstorm
25 34 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 15 60 E 19 58
Thunderstorms
26 35 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
23 37 30% < 1mm Nil E 16 36 E 10 21
Sunny
15 36 5% < 1mm Nil E 16 22 ENE 10 14
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Weather News

Heavy rain and storms in Queensland

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Heavy storms are lashing central Queensland, whilst rain and strong winds affect the coast.

Scorching Night for Central NT

13:00 EDT

Parts of Central NT have had their hottest morning in 7 years.

Heat coming to Sydney next week a sign of things to come

12:59 EDT

Sydney is getting set for a scorching January, with a warm-up early next week.