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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Hot-to-very hot with showers/storms in west. Hot and mostly dry in east and Top End.

  • Sunday Hot-very hot throughout. Thundery showers over west and south.

  • Monday Storms likely throughout. Hot to very hot.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy and hot to very hot. Thunderstorms in the north and south.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy and hot to very hot. Thunderstorms in the north and south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 30/11 Thu 01/12 Fri 02/12

36.2°C

Jervois
Hottest

43.5°C

Wave Hill

42.4°C

Daly Waters

44.0°C

Jervois

44.0°C

Jervois

26.9°C

Channel Point
Coldest

17.4°C

Arltunga

19.5°C

Central Arnhem

21.0°C

Kulgera

17.4°C

Arltunga

NW 29km/h

Jervois
Windiest

61km/h

Tindal

66km/h

Tindal

62km/h

Territory Grape Farm
-
no rain last hr Wettest

50.4mm

Pirlangimpi

63.0mm

Murganella Airstrip

35.0mm

Channel Point

35.0mm

Channel Point
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 %
Mostly sunny
19 33 90% 1-5mm Nil ESE 8 51 S 14 36
Mostly sunny
25 41 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
26 35 70% < 1mm Nil N 7 73 NNE 14 60
Mostly sunny
26 40 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 10 61 ESE 20 20
Mostly sunny
25 35 30% < 1mm Nil E 18 60 E 21 56
Mostly sunny
29 37 80% 1-5mm Nil ENE 18 35 SE 11 20
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