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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Hot and humid. Showers and storms in north, west and southwest.

  • Friday Hot and humid. Showers and storms, mainly north and west.

  • Saturday Hot and humid. Showers and storms, mainly north and west.

  • Sunday Hot and humid. Showers and storms in north. Isolated showers and storms in south.

  • Monday Hot and humid. Showers and storms Top End. The odd shower and storm elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 16/01 Tue 17/01 Wed 18/01

35.0°C

Jervois
Hottest

39.0°C

Kulgera

40.5°C

Kulgera

38.0°C

Watarrka

40.5°C

Kulgera

26.5°C

Uluru
Coldest

21.9°C

Tindal

22.5°C

Kulgera

22.9°C

Yuendumu

17.0°C

Kulgera

N 27km/h

Kintore
Windiest

64km/h

Centre Island

61km/h

Cape Fourcroy

59km/h

Tindal
-
no rain last hr Wettest

75.0mm

Gilnockie

37.0mm

Nabalco Mine

40.0mm

Dum In Mirrie

40.2mm

Dum In Mirrie
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
25 31 90% 10-20mm Nil WNW 14 81 NW 22 72
Thunderstorms
24 34 90% 10-20mm Nil N 9 83 ESE 15 58
Possible thunderstorm
26 31 90% 10-20mm Nil WNW 17 82 WNW 18 75
Possible thunderstorm
25 34 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
25 34 90% 5-10mm Nil ESE 14 82 ESE 18 61
Possible thunderstorm
23 32 90% 5-10mm Nil SE 19 78 SE 21 62
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11:56 EDT

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Cattle prepare for simulated heatwave for Queensland study into their welfare, performance

10:49 EDT

Radio transmitters have been inserted into the stomachs of 24 feedlot cattle to monitor their body temperatures, as part of a three-month trial investigating the impact of heatwaves.