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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Showers and possible storms over the Top End. Dry and very hot elsewhere.

  • Sunday Heavy showers and storms in the north. Very hot and dry in the south, hot in the north.

  • Monday Storms in the north, partly cloudy in the south. Hot in the south, cooler at the coast.

  • Tuesday Scattered showers and storms in the north and west. Very hout in the south and east.

  • Wednesday Isolated showers and storms across the Top End. Dry and sunny in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03 Fri 24/03

29.2°C

Ngayawili
Hottest

41.0°C

Watarrka

40.8°C

Uluru

41.0°C

Uluru

41.9°C

Uluru

17.0°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

17.9°C

Arltunga

15.5°C

Arltunga
 

12.9°C

Arltunga

NNW 22km/h

Ngayawili
Windiest

44km/h

Borroloola

61km/h

Douglas River

62km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

39.4mm

Upper Fergusson River

46.2mm

Wagait Beach
 

384.0mm

Cape Fourcroy
Northern Territory's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 45.0°C at
Alice Springs in 1886
Lowest 13.9°C at
Alice Springs in 1913
Highest 33.0°C at
Timber Creek in 1981
Lowest 3.9°C at
Alice Springs in 1880
Highest 513.3mm at
Angurugu in 1953

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 %
Mostly sunny
24 39 50% 1-5mm Nil N 12 32 SE 16 20
Possible thunderstorm
25 36 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 12 84 NW 20 75
Possible thunderstorm
24 35 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 9 78 NNW 8 53
Possible thunderstorm
26 33 80% 5-10mm Nil WNW 18 81 NW 22 70
Mostly sunny
26 39 60% < 1mm Nil WNW 13 55 SE 9 26
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Weather News

Category four cyclone possible for north Queensland as tropical low strengthens: BOM

01:43 EDT

A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category four cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Cyclone brewing in north Queensland prompting new residents to prepare early

16:26 EDT

Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.

Sydney's sodden March

14:34 EDT

Sydney is having its wettest March in 33 years after yet another showery night.