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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

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

  • Thursday Thunderstorms and rain over the Top End. Showers and storms in most other 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.

  • Sunday Only a few showers/storms in west and Top End. Hot and generally sunny elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/01 Mon 23/01 Tue 24/01

32.3°C

Jervois
Hottest

38.0°C

Jervois

36.1°C

Lajamanu

37.0°C

Jervois

40.5°C

Kulgera

23.7°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

22.0°C

Arltunga

10.0°C

Bulman

18.5°C

Kulgera

10.0°C

Bulman

NW 35km/h

Ngayawili
Windiest

75km/h

Cape Wessel

90km/h

McCluer Is

77km/h

Cape Wessel
-

0.4mm last hr

Cape Fourcroy
Wettest

169.4mm

Ngayawili

275.0mm

Labelle Downs

69.0mm

Delamere

69.0mm

Delamere
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
26 32 90% 5-10mm Nil E 4 82 NNE 13 70
Late shower
25 36 60% 1-5mm Nil N 8 79 E 12 44
Possible thunderstorm
26 32 70% 1-5mm Nil ENE 5 75 ENE 11 74
Possible thunderstorm
25 35 60% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
27 39 80% 5-10mm Nil WNW 12 54 ENE 6 33
Sunny
25 40 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 38 SE 12 23
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