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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Very hot in the north and central parts. Thunderstorms in the south and northeast.

  • Friday Partly cloudy and hot to very hot. Thunderstorms in the north and centre.

  • Saturday Hot throughout. Storms in the north and west. Dry in the south.

  • Sunday Moderate SE'ly winds in the south & central. Showers and storms in the north.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12 Wed 07/12

30.5°C

Tennant Creek Ap
Hottest

42.0°C

Brunette Downs

42.2°C

Brunette Downs

43.0°C

Lajamanu

43.7°C

Jervois

20.0°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

11.0°C

Kulgera

13.0°C

Kulgera
 

11.0°C

Kulgera

SSW 16km/h

Territory Grape Farm
Windiest

68km/h

Uluru

53km/h

Jervois

50km/h

Delamere
-
no rain last hr Wettest

34.6mm

Port Keats Ap

88.8mm

Stokes Hill
 

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
(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
20 38 5% < 1mm Nil NE 20 29 ESE 11 15
Possible thunderstorm
25 35 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
25 33 90% 5-10mm Nil SSW 9 75 NNW 15 65
Late thunder
25 37 50% 1-5mm Nil NNW 9 69 E 13 40
Possible thunderstorm
26 33 80% 1-5mm Nil ESE 16 65 E 18 59
Mostly sunny
24 37 20% < 1mm Nil NE 18 45 ENE 10 24
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Weather News

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.

How to protect yourself from lightning strikes

15:38 EDT

It is storm season in Australia and, while being struck by lightning is considered a rare occurrence, there are several steps people can take to keep safe.

Storms plaguing NSW, Qld

10:52 EDT

Storm-weary parts of southeast Queensland and northeast New South Wales are preparing for another bout of wild weather today.