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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers and thunderstorms heaviest in the NE. Very hot throughout.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in the north and west. Very hot in the south, warm with showers.

  • Thursday Showers and storms throughout. Hot in the south, warm with showers.

  • Friday Showers and storms throughout. Hot in the southeast. Mild and humid elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 14/01 Sun 15/01 Mon 16/01

29.0°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

37.0°C

Bulman

36.0°C

Katherine

37.0°C

Curtin Springs

40.2°C

Watarrka

23.5°C

Tindal
Coldest

19.0°C

Kulgera

20.0°C

Alice Springs Ap
 

17.0°C

Kulgera

NNW 27km/h

Ngayawili
Windiest

46km/h

Jabiru Ap

48km/h

Daly Waters

64km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

81.8mm

Mount Skinner

96.0mm

Brunette Downs
 

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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group 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 35 50% < 1mm Nil NE 25 65 NNE 27 45
Thunderstorms
25 31 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
27 32 90% 5-10mm Nil N 10 78 NNW 19 68
Thunderstorms
24 35 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 13 77 N 18 51
Possible thunderstorm
25 31 90% 5-10mm Nil N 10 78 N 12 75
Thunderstorms
22 29 90% 5-10mm Nil NNE 21 87 N 20 68
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Weather News

Scorpions, rats emerge as rain continues to fall in flood-hit Tennant Creek

22:25 EDT

Less than three weeks into 2017, the desert town of Tennant Creek in the NT is already just 89 millimetres shy of reaching its average yearly rainfall, with the unusual downpour said to be leading to an influx of creepy crawlies.

Central Australian tourists treated to 'desert in her party dress' after constant rainfall

22:16 EDT

Rain has continued to fall in parts of Central Australia, ensuring the current greenery continues.

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

18:18 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.