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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in north and central interior. Very hot south, moderate northeasterlies.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in north and central interior. Hot and cloudy throughout.

  • Friday Storms across northern and central parts. Hot, moderate winds in the south.

  • Saturday Widespread showers/storms through the north. Very hot and dry for central parts.

NT Extremes and Records

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

30.1°C

Kintore
Hottest

40.0°C

McArthur River

40.6°C

McArthur River

41.0°C

McArthur River

43.9°C

Jervois

18.1°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

19.4°C

Curtin Springs

17.3°C

Alice Springs Ap
 

14.0°C

Arltunga

E 27km/h

Kintore
Windiest

83km/h

Kintore

75km/h

Darwin Ap

74km/h

Borroloola
-
no rain last hr Wettest

32.2mm

Sunshine Bore

43.0mm

Mount Bundey North
 

189.0mm

Dum In Mirrie
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 %
Possible thunderstorm
24 31 80% 10-20mm Nil E 15 85 NE 20 71
Thunderstorms
24 32 80% 5-10mm Nil ESE 13 79 ENE 16 68
Possible thunderstorm
24 32 80% 10-20mm Nil NNE 14 78 NNE 15 72
Possible thunderstorm
24 30 60% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
24 35 30% < 1mm Nil E 15 58 E 25 39
Possible thunderstorm
22 38 10% < 1mm Nil NE 12 33 E 24 18
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Weather News

Darwin storm that tore off roof not severe enough for a weather warning, BOM says

19:02 EDT

A brief but damaging storm in central Darwin and Palmerston on Monday that ripped a roof off a building was not strong enough to reach the "severe" threshold and prompt a thunderstorm warning, the Bureau of Meteorology said.

Perth saturated as ex-Cyclone Joyce brings four months of rain in a day

17:53 EDT

The remains of ex-tropical Cyclone Joyce has dumped more than four months' worth of rain on Perth in less than 24 hours, leading to power blackouts, flooding and .

Gold Coast woman's death caused by medical condition, not heat stress

15:59 EDT

A Gold Coast night market is raising money to support the family of one of its vendors who died after collapsing at the venue and being rushed to hospital on Saturday.