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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Hot with showers and storms in the north & central. Dry and warm in the south.

  • Sunday Hot with showers/storms in north, mainly Top End. Dry and hot in the south.

  • Monday Hot with showers/storms in north, mainly Top End. Dry and hot in the south.

  • Tuesday Hot and stormy in the north and central parts. Drier in the far south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 07/12 Thu 08/12 Fri 09/12

32.8°C

Victoria River Downs
Hottest

43.1°C

Lajamanu

43.5°C

Lajamanu

41.0°C

Ngukurr

43.7°C

Jervois

14.2°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

13.0°C

Kulgera

16.6°C

Uluru
 

11.0°C

Kulgera

E 22km/h

Kintore
Windiest

50km/h

Delamere

72km/h

Darwin Ntc

66km/h

Darwin Ntc
-
no rain last hr Wettest

29.6mm

Gunn

11.8mm

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
18 36 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 31 ESE 14 18
Possible thunderstorm
26 36 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Thunderstorms
26 33 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 11 77 NW 17 64
Thunderstorms
25 36 80% 5-10mm Nil NW 10 75 WNW 13 45
Possible thunderstorm
27 33 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 13 66 NNE 16 59
Mostly sunny
25 37 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 15 41 E 13 25
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