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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Thursday Storms in the north, clear in the south. Hot in central parts, cooler elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 23/03 Fri 24/03 Sat 25/03

38.9°C

Jervois
Hottest

40.8°C

Uluru

41.0°C

Kulgera

42.0°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Kintore

26.9°C

Noonamah
Coldest

15.5°C

Arltunga

15.7°C

Arltunga

18.0°C

Uluru

12.9°C

Arltunga

NW 27km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

61km/h

Douglas River

62km/h

Centre Island

75km/h

Lajamanu
-
no rain last hr Wettest

46.2mm

Wagait Beach

37.0mm

Geriatric Park

30.0mm

Port Keats Ap

30.4mm

Port Keats Ap
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
19 37 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 27 SSE 20 16
Mostly sunny
27 41 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 33 70% 1-5mm Nil WNW 14 86 WNW 22 72
Possible thunderstorm
24 37 70% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 77 WSW 11 42
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 50% 1-5mm Nil WNW 21 82 NW 23 67
Mostly sunny
27 41 5% < 1mm Nil SE 24 30 SE 14 13
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Weather News

Cyclone Debbie on track to be category four by landfall on north Queensland coast

12:12 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie remains on track to be a severe category four cyclone when it makes landfall, with the system forecast to cross the coast on Tuesday morning somewhere between Lucinda, north of Townsville, and an area north of Mackay.

Cyclone Debbie strengthens as Queensland braces

10:54 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie continues to strengthen over the Coral Sea as Queensland residents prepare for destructive weather in the days ahead.

Sultry Sunday for Adelaide

10:07 EDT

Hot and humid conditions will affect Adelaide through today and into the early hours of Monday.