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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Storms likely throughout. Hot to very hot.

  • 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
Fri 02/12 Sat 03/12 Sun 04/12

38.0°C

Victoria River Downs
Hottest

43.7°C

Jervois

42.2°C

Jervois

42.2°C

Brunette Downs

43.7°C

Jervois

21.2°C

Uluru
Coldest

20.5°C

Kulgera

20.6°C

Alice Springs Ap

18.0°C

Kulgera

17.4°C

Arltunga

SSW 25km/h

Uluru
Windiest

62km/h

Territory Grape Farm

72km/h

Lajamanu

66km/h

Uluru
-
no rain last hr Wettest

50.8mm

Fish River

34.4mm

Upper Wickham River

53.0mm

Curtin Springs

53.0mm

Curtin Springs
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 %
Possible thunderstorm
26 35 40% < 1mm Nil N 7 72 N 15 62
Mostly sunny
26 41 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 10 58 ESE 22 20
Thunderstorms clearing
25 35 30% < 1mm Nil E 19 60 - -
Sunny
25 40 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
28 40 60% 1-5mm Nil NE 21 31 ESE 11 17
Possible thunderstorm
20 30 90% 5-10mm Nil S 12 54 S 14 47
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Weather News

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

19:45 EDT

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

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.