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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy and hot to very hot. Thunderstorms in the north and south.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy and hot to very hot. Thunderstorms in the north and south.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy and hot to very hot. Thunderstorms in the North and Centre.

  • Friday Partly cloudy and hot to very hot. Thunderstorms in the North and Centre.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 03/12 Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12

29.6°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

42.2°C

Jervois

42.2°C

Brunette Downs

40.0°C

Daly Waters

43.7°C

Jervois

19.9°C

Uluru
Coldest

20.6°C

Alice Springs Ap

18.0°C

Kulgera
 

17.4°C

Arltunga

NNE 18km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

72km/h

Lajamanu

66km/h

Uluru

68km/h

Uluru
-
no rain last hr Wettest

34.4mm

Upper Wickham River

53.0mm

Curtin Springs
 

63.0mm

Murganella Airstrip
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
(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
20 32 90% 1-5mm Nil ESE 21 59 E 14 34
Sunny
25 40 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 50% < 1mm Nil N 7 69 NNW 14 60
Mostly sunny
26 40 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 60 E 17 21
Mostly sunny
25 35 10% < 1mm Nil E 16 57 E 19 56
Mostly sunny
27 40 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 13 29 ENE 10 18
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Weather News

NSW weather: Severe thunderstorm works its way from Sydney to state's north

22:27 EDT

Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.

A case of history repeating itself: What is wrong with South Australia's electricity network?

18:43 EDT

Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.

Stormy Monday across Australia

17:03 EDT

Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.