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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Storms and showers across the north. Very hot inland and in the south, hot in the north.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/03 Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03

39.8°C

Uluru
Hottest

41.0°C

Kintore

41.0°C

Watarrka

40.8°C

Uluru

41.9°C

Uluru

22.9°C

Port Keats Ap
Coldest

18.0°C

Kulgera

17.9°C

Arltunga

15.5°C

Arltunga

12.9°C

Arltunga

E 35km/h

Lajamanu
Windiest

44km/h

McCluer Is

44km/h

Borroloola

61km/h

Douglas River
-
no rain last hr Wettest

85.0mm

Pirlangimpi

39.4mm

Upper Fergusson River

46.2mm

Wagait Beach

38.0mm

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
(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
26 33 60% < 1mm Nil NW 12 85 WNW 23 73
Thunderstorms
24 36 90% 1-5mm Nil NW 11 78 W 14 47
Possible thunderstorm
27 33 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 22 82 NW 24 68
Mostly sunny
26 38 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
27 41 40% 10-20mm Nil SSE 23 39 SSE 21 21
Sunny
19 37 20% < 1mm Nil SE 17 27 SSE 21 18
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Weather News

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19:03 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 three 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.