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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers and thunderstorms heaviest in the NE. Very hot throughout.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in the north and west. Very hot in the south. Humid in the north..

  • Thursday Showers and storms throughout. Hot in the south, warm with showers.

  • Friday Showers and storms throughout. Hot in the southeast. Mild and humid elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the north and west. Hot and dry in the southeast. Humid north.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 14/01 Sun 15/01 Mon 16/01

36.2°C

Uluru
Hottest

37.0°C

Bulman

36.0°C

Kulgera

39.0°C

Kulgera

40.2°C

Watarrka

25.5°C

Daly Waters
Coldest

19.0°C

Kulgera

20.3°C

Alice Springs Ap

21.9°C

Tindal

17.0°C

Kulgera

N 25km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

46km/h

Jabiru Ap

48km/h

Daly Waters

64km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

81.8mm

Mount Skinner

132.2mm

Nutwood Downs

44.0mm

Katherine

63.4mm

Tindal
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
(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 %
Possible thunderstorm
26 36 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 11 65 NNE 10 41
Possible thunderstorm
25 35 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 31 80% 10-20mm Nil WNW 7 83 - -
Thunderstorms
24 34 90% 10-20mm Nil WNW 12 81 WNW 15 60
Possible thunderstorm
25 31 90% 10-20mm Nil W 10 80 WNW 10 76
Possible thunderstorm
24 34 70% 1-5mm Nil - - NE 10 54
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Weather News

Rivers rising and roads cut across northern Western Australia

11:37 EDT

The Great Northern Highway has been closed between Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, as rivers rise across northern Western Australia following a week of steady rain.

Heat fuelling southern fire danger today

11:12 EDT

Total fire bans are in place for parts of South Australia and Victoria today as temperatures soar ahead of an approaching cool change.

Plastic hives save hot bees in central Queensland

10:36 EDT

A Queensland beekeeper says special hives are helping to keep his bees cool as temperatures soar across the state.