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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Hot-very hot throughout. Thundery showers over west and south.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 01/12 Fri 02/12 Sat 03/12

38.4°C

Daly Waters
Hottest

42.4°C

Daly Waters

43.7°C

Jervois

42.2°C

Jervois

43.7°C

Jervois

27.9°C

Uluru
Coldest

19.5°C

Central Arnhem

20.5°C

Kulgera

20.6°C

Alice Springs Ap

17.4°C

Arltunga

NNE 35km/h

Jervois
Windiest

66km/h

Tindal

62km/h

Territory Grape Farm

72km/h

Lajamanu
-
no rain last hr Wettest

63.0mm

Murganella Airstrip

50.8mm

Fish River

34.4mm

Upper Wickham River

29.0mm

Pirlangimpi
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 35 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 8 71 N 14 58
Showers increasing
26 39 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 11 57 ESE 18 23
Mostly sunny
25 35 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 19 64 - -
Possible thunderstorm
25 40 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 35 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 29 40 ESE 22 23
Mostly sunny
17 30 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 26 42 SE 24 25
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17:25 EDT

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Mid 40-degree heat scorches northwestern NSW

15:26 EDT

Parts of far northwestern New South Wales have been scorching in temperatures in the mid forties, as much as 10 degrees above average.