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Tue 04:33 CST
Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Hot to very hot. Thunderstorms over central and northern parts.

  • Wednesday Rain & gusty winds in the north, storms elsewhere. Very hot in the southeast, mild in northeast.

  • Thursday Thunderstorms and heavy rain over the Top End. Thundery showers across central parts.

  • Friday Heavy showers and storms in the north and central. Mostly dry in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/01 Sun 22/01 Mon 23/01

29.1°C

Cape Fourcroy
Hottest

38.5°C

Jervois

38.0°C

Jervois

36.0°C

Rabbit Flat

40.5°C

Kulgera

23.1°C

Batchelor Ap
Coldest

22.0°C

Kulgera

22.0°C

Arltunga
 

17.0°C

Kulgera

W 62km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

62km/h

Kintore

75km/h

Cape Wessel

90km/h

McCluer Is
-

0.8mm last hr

Point Stuart
Wettest

64.4mm

Upper Birdie Creek

169.4mm

Ngayawili
 

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
23 33 60% 1-5mm Nil SE 21 74 SE 21 49
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Thunderstorms
24 30 90% 20-40mm Nil NW 16 84 NW 23 73
Thunderstorms
24 33 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 14 84 NNE 15 62
Thunderstorms
25 30 90% 20-40mm Nil NNW 13 82 NNW 16 83
Possible thunderstorm
25 35 70% < 1mm Nil E 18 70 E 26 43
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Weather News

NT weather: Bureau predicts week of wet weather across state

20:15 EDT

Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.

Stormy start to the week

16:25 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting three states this afternoon.

Trans-Tasman temperature contrast

15:28 EDT

New Zealand is experiencing an unseasonably cool summer, whilst parts of eastern Australia endure their hottest start to the year on record.