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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Rain & gusty winds in the north, storms elsewhere. Very hot in the southeast, warm elsewhere.

  • Thursday Thunderstorms and rain over the Top End. Showers and storms in most other parts.

  • Friday Heavy showers and storms in the north. Mostly dry and hot in the south.

  • Saturday Heavy showers and thunderstorms in the north. Mostly dry and hot in the south.

  • Sunday Only a few showers/storms in west and Top End. Hot and generally sunny elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/01 Mon 23/01 Tue 24/01

32.5°C

Jervois
Hottest

38.0°C

Jervois

36.1°C

Lajamanu

37.0°C

Jervois

40.5°C

Kulgera

23.7°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

22.0°C

Arltunga

10.0°C

Bulman

18.5°C

Kulgera

10.0°C

Bulman

ENE 29km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

75km/h

Cape Wessel

90km/h

McCluer Is

77km/h

Cape Wessel
-

1.6mm last hr

Point Stuart
Wettest

169.4mm

Ngayawili

275.0mm

Labelle Downs

69.0mm

Delamere

69.0mm

Delamere
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 Monthly Summaries

January 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
25.7 +0.9 31.9 +0.1 411.0 96
24.6 +0.3 33.1 -1.0 434.4 163
24.8 +0.1 31.3 -0.7 256.6 90
25.0 +0.2 32.8 -1.4 273.8 119
24.3 -0.7 33.9 -2.8 293.4 263
23.4 +1.9 35.3 -1.1 67.2 175
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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