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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Tuesday Hot to very hot. Thunderstorms over central and northern parts.

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

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 19/01 Fri 20/01 Sat 21/01

28.8°C

Cape Fourcroy
Hottest

39.5°C

Kulgera

39.0°C

Jervois

39.0°C

Jervois

40.5°C

Kulgera

22.4°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

22.9°C

Douglas River

17.0°C

Kulgera
 

17.0°C

Kulgera

W 24km/h

Cape Fourcroy
Windiest

50km/h

Tindal

66km/h

Cape Wessel

62km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

80.2mm

Dum In Mirrie

75.8mm

Channel Point
 

212.0mm

Montejinnie
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
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
23.4 +1.9 35.4 -1.0 34.0 88
25.1 +0.3 33.0 -1.2 156.8 68
26.0 +1.2 32.0 +0.2 239.8 56
24.9 +0.2 31.7 -0.3 164.4 57
24.2 -0.8 33.8 -2.9 287.2 258
24.8 +0.5 33.3 -0.8 254.6 96
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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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Weather News

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.

Stormy conditions again for Aotearoa

11:51 EDT

Another intense low pressure system is set to impact New Zealand from this evening, with heavy rain and severe gales forecast.

Kimberley cattle country soaked by January rains in great start to season

18:55 EDT

Cattle stations in the Kimberley region of Western Australia have had an extremely wet start to 2017.