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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Showers/storms, mainly interior. Dry in far south. Hot in north. Warm in central parts. Mild in south.

  • Saturday Hot with showers and storms in the north. Dry and warm in the south.

  • Sunday Hot with showers/storms in north, mainly Top End. Dry and hot in the south.

  • Monday Hot with showers/storms in north, mainly Top End. Dry and hot in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12

33.0°C

Victoria River Downs
Hottest

42.2°C

Brunette Downs

43.1°C

Lajamanu

43.0°C

Daly Waters

43.7°C

Jervois

21.0°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

13.0°C

Kulgera

13.0°C

Kulgera
 

11.0°C

Kulgera

SE 37km/h

Lajamanu
Windiest

53km/h

Jervois

50km/h

Delamere

72km/h

Darwin Ntc
-
no rain last hr Wettest

88.8mm

Stokes Hill

29.6mm

Gunn
 

88.8mm

Stokes Hill
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
26 33 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 10 73 WNW 14 65
Late shower
25 36 70% 5-10mm Nil NNW 10 68 NNE 11 41
Possible thunderstorm
26 32 60% 1-5mm Nil E 12 68 ENE 16 63
Possible thunderstorm
25 37 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 38 80% 1-5mm Nil N 15 50 E 9 34
Mostly sunny
24 40 30% 1-5mm Nil SE 20 36 S 18 21
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Weather News

Eastern storms and southern shivers

16:00 EDT

Thunderstorms are on the move through New South Wales and southern Queensland once again today, while southern states shiver.

Summer scorcher looms for two thirds of Australians

14:12 EDT

The most widespread heat in five years could grip parts of southern and eastern Australia next week.

Turbulent Thursday in Vic, Tas, SA

15:52 EDT

Parts of Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia could be lashed by storms and damaging winds on Thursday as a cold front sweeps across Australia's southeast.