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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Possible storms across the western half of state. Showers about the north and west.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms north, far west and south. Very hot in the S and central parts, cooler north.

  • Wednesday Rain over central & southern areas storms in north. Much cooler over central parts under cloud.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north. Mostly sunny in the south. Hot throughout.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the north and east. Hot and dry in the west and south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 15/12 Sat 16/12 Sun 17/12

40.8°C

Jervois
Hottest

42.0°C

Jervois

44.0°C

Jervois

43.0°C

Jervois

45.0°C

Lajamanu

30.0°C

Kintore
Coldest

21.1°C

Curtin Springs

21.0°C

Batchelor Ap

20.7°C

Arltunga

10.0°C

Arltunga

NNW 27km/h

Uluru
Windiest

53km/h

McArthur River

66km/h

Douglas River

66km/h

Point Stuart
-
no rain last hr Wettest

33.6mm

Darwin Ap

56.0mm

Katherine

40.0mm

Point Stuart

40.0mm

Point Stuart
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 34 80% 5-10mm Nil ENE 12 76 NNE 15 59
Possible thunderstorm
24 36 60% 1-5mm Nil NNW 8 75 ENE 12 48
Mostly sunny
25 35 70% 1-5mm Nil ENE 12 63 ENE 21 59
Possible thunderstorm
26 37 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 40 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 16 40 ESE 16 21
Sunny
22 39 5% < 1mm Nil E 18 15 SE 11 7
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Weather News

WA weather: 'Winter' storm in summer brings rain, strong winds but no major damage

12:12 EDT

A typical "winter" storm that blew through Western Australia's South West at the start of summer has brought with it two months' worth of rain and wind gusts of more than 100 kilometres an hour.

Severe and 'unusual' summer weather forces cancellation of music and Christmas events

22:38 EDT

Major Perth events, including Carols by Candlelight and A Day on the Green, have been cancelled as a severe and unseasonable storm approaches the city.

A week of two halves for Tasmania

16:29 EDT

It will be one of those weeks where Tasmanians will need sunnies and a hat, followed by a jumper and umbrella.