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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Showers and storms over the Top End. Hot in the north, very hot in the south.

  • Friday Storms and showers across the north. Very hot inland and in the south, hot in the north.

  • Saturday Showers and possible storms over the Top End. Dry and very hot elsewhere.

  • Sunday Heavy showers and storms in the north. Very hot and dry in the south, hot in the north.

  • Monday Storms in the north, partly cloudy in the south. Hot in the south, cooler at the coast.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/03 Tue 21/03 Wed 22/03

39.8°C

Kintore
Hottest

40.8°C

Rabbit Flat

41.0°C

Kintore

41.0°C

Watarrka

41.9°C

Uluru

27.2°C

Noonamah
Coldest

14.4°C

Arltunga

18.0°C

Kulgera

17.9°C

Arltunga

12.9°C

Arltunga

SSE 25km/h

Victoria River Downs
Windiest

50km/h

Borroloola

44km/h

McCluer Is

44km/h

Borroloola
-
no rain last hr Wettest

121.8mm

Croker Island Ap

85.0mm

Pirlangimpi

39.4mm

Upper Fergusson River

38.0mm

Port Keats Ap
Northern Territory's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 45.0°C at
Alice Springs in 1886
Lowest 13.9°C at
Alice Springs in 1913
Highest 33.0°C at
Timber Creek in 1981
Lowest 3.9°C at
Alice Springs in 1880
Highest 513.3mm at
Angurugu in 1953

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 %
Sunny
18 35 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 19 25 SE 24 19
Sunny
27 37 80% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 33 80% 5-10mm Nil WNW 14 84 WNW 25 73
Thunderstorms
24 35 90% 1-5mm Nil WNW 10 79 WSW 15 50
Possible thunderstorm
27 33 80% 5-10mm Nil WNW 22 81 NW 24 71
Sunny
26 39 50% < 1mm Nil SE 26 39 SE 23 20
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