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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Hot and humid. Showers and storms, mainly north and west.

  • Saturday Hot and humid. Showers and storms, mainly north and west.

  • Sunday Hot and humid. Showers and storms in north. Isolated showers and storms in south.

  • Monday Hot and humid. Showers and storms Top End. The odd shower and storm elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01 Thu 19/01

29.8°C

Jervois
Hottest

40.5°C

Kulgera

38.0°C

Watarrka

38.0°C

Jervois

40.5°C

Kulgera

23.5°C

Batchelor Ap
Coldest

22.5°C

Kulgera

22.9°C

Yuendumu
 

17.0°C

Kulgera

WNW 22km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

61km/h

Cape Fourcroy

59km/h

Tindal

50km/h

Tindal
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Fourcroy
Wettest

37.0mm

Nabalco Mine

78.8mm

Lakefield
 

212.0mm

Montejinnie
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
25 34 90% 10-20mm Nil S 12 74 SSE 19 60
Possible thunderstorm
25 35 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
25 31 80% 10-20mm Nil WNW 16 82 WNW 23 72
Thunderstorms
24 34 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 12 83 NNE 12 56
Possible thunderstorm
26 31 90% 40-80mm Nil WNW 19 85 WNW 20 81
Possible thunderstorm
25 36 90% 5-10mm Nil NE 8 76 E 14 55
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Weather News

Severe weather warning for Tasmania's north-east, possible flash flooding

18:03 EDT

Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.