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Tue 18:09 CST
Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Hot in central parts. Thunderstorms over the north and south.

  • Wednesday Rain & gusty winds in the north, storms elsewhere. Very hot in the southeast, warm elsewhere.

  • Thursday Thunderstorms and heavy rain over the Top End. Thundery showers across central parts.

  • Friday Heavy showers and storms in the north. Mostly dry and hot in the south.

  • Saturday Heavy showers and thunderstorms in the north. Mostly dry and hot in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/01 Sun 22/01 Mon 23/01

35.4°C

Rabbit Flat
Hottest

38.5°C

Jervois

38.0°C

Jervois

36.1°C

Lajamanu

40.5°C

Kulgera

24.6°C

Port Keats Ap
Coldest

22.0°C

Kulgera

22.0°C

Arltunga

10.0°C

Bulman

10.0°C

Bulman

NW 53km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

62km/h

Kintore

75km/h

Cape Wessel

90km/h

McCluer Is
-

3.2mm last hr

Point Stuart
Wettest

64.4mm

Upper Birdie Creek

169.4mm

Ngayawili

275.0mm

Labelle Downs

209.0mm

Channel Point
Northern Territory's Records for January
Max Min Rain
Highest 48.3°C at
Finke in 1960
Lowest 16.0°C at
Kulgera in 1983
Highest 33.7°C at
Jervois in 2006
Lowest 6.7°C at
Tempe Downs in 1970
Highest 507.5mm at
Yirrkala Mission in 1958

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 32 90% 10-20mm Nil E 4 83 NNW 11 70
Thunderstorms
24 34 80% 5-10mm Nil ENE 8 84 ESE 12 59
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 80% 1-5mm Nil ESE 9 78 E 10 75
Possible thunderstorm
25 36 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 40 80% 1-5mm Nil W 9 64 E 12 36
Mostly sunny
26 39 40% < 1mm Nil SE 14 46 ESE 16 28
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Weather News

Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.

Darwin deluge as monsoon returns

16:02 EDT

The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.