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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Rain and storms over the Top End spreading south. Very hot in the south, milder and humid in the N.

  • Monday Storms with very heavy rain across the north. Sunny with light winds over central and south.

  • Tuesday Light winds, dry and partly cloudy in the south. Heavy rain, showers and storms across the N.

  • Wednesday Heavy showers and storms across the north. Very hot and dry for central parts.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north. Sunny with light winds in the south .

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 18/01 Fri 19/01 Sat 20/01

41.5°C

Kintore
Hottest

40.5°C

Curtin Springs

41.5°C

Curtin Springs

41.4°C

Curtin Springs

43.9°C

Jervois

24.7°C

Murganella Airstrip
Coldest

20.3°C

Curtin Springs

18.3°C

Arltunga

18.7°C

Arltunga

14.0°C

Arltunga

WNW 44km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

68km/h

Centre Island

72km/h

Alice Springs Ap

72km/h

Ngayawili
-
no rain last hr Wettest

93.0mm

Cape Wessel

130.6mm

Mount Bundey South

167.0mm

Centre Island

167.4mm

Centre Island
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
(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
25 42 10% < 1mm Nil NE 15 30 E 27 17
Possible thunderstorm
24 35 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 80% 20-40mm Nil NW 26 83 NW 35 76
Thunderstorms
24 32 80% 10-20mm Nil N 17 82 NNW 20 73
Possible thunderstorm
24 34 80% 10-20mm Nil NNW 27 82 NNW 32 75
Mostly sunny
24 39 60% 10-20mm Nil E 23 64 E 25 43
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Weather News

North Island set for a soaking this week

13:34 EDT

Residents of New Zealand's North Island are expecting a wet start to the working week.

Lighting up southwest WA

11:31 EDT

Whilst northern parts of Western Australia have seen their fair share of thunderstorms recently, southwestern and southern parts of the state have seen far fewer.

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

Temperatures have been steadily climbing across the Sydney basin today, the second day of a prolonged period of heat for the region.