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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Showers/storms, mainly interior. Dry in far south. Hot in north. Warm in central parts. Mild in south.

  • Saturday Hot with showers and storms in the north & central. Dry and warm in the south.

  • Sunday Hot with showers/storms in north, mainly Top End. Dry and hot in the south.

  • Monday Hot with showers/storms in north, mainly Top End. Dry and hot in the south.

  • Tuesday Hot and stormy in the north and central parts. Drier in the far south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12

33.2°C

Victoria River Downs
Hottest

42.2°C

Brunette Downs

43.1°C

Lajamanu

43.0°C

Daly Waters

43.7°C

Jervois

20.2°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

13.0°C

Kulgera

13.0°C

Kulgera
 

11.0°C

Kulgera

ESE 35km/h

Uluru
Windiest

53km/h

Jervois

50km/h

Delamere

72km/h

Darwin Ntc
-
no rain last hr Wettest

88.8mm

Stokes Hill

29.6mm

Gunn
 

88.8mm

Stokes Hill
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
25 33 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 10 75 NNW 13 65
Thunderstorms
25 37 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 10 69 E 12 41
Possible thunderstorm
25 33 80% 1-5mm Nil E 16 63 E 20 57
Possible thunderstorm
25 34 80% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
24 37 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 40 E 9 23
Sunny
16 36 10% < 1mm Nil E 20 27 ENE 15 14
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16:00 EDT

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14:12 EDT

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