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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Storms in the north, clear in the south. Hot in central parts, cooler elsewhere.

  • Friday Showers and storms over the Top End. Mostly dry and warm elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the Top End. Windy and mild in the south.

  • Sunday Brisk southeasterly winds. Storms in the north. Cool in the south and warm in the north..

  • Monday Storms and showers in the north, dry in the south . Hot in the north/central parts, cooler elsewhere .

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 27/03 Tue 28/03 Wed 29/03

34.7°C

McArthur River
Hottest

42.0°C

Kulgera

40.1°C

McArthur River

41.0°C

Lajamanu

42.0°C

Curtin Springs

18.1°C

Curtin Springs
Coldest

21.0°C

Kulgera

20.2°C

Territory Grape Farm

16.6°C

Curtin Springs

12.9°C

Arltunga

SE 35km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

53km/h

Alice Springs Ap

75km/h

Bulman

83km/h

Darwin Ntc
-
no rain last hr Wettest

37.2mm

Oenpelli Airport

13.4mm

Ngayawili

65.0mm

Murganella Airstrip

65.0mm

Murganella Airstrip
Northern Territory's Records for March
Max Min Rain
Highest 45.0°C at
Alice Springs in 1886
Lowest 13.9°C at
Alice Springs in 1913
Highest 33.0°C at
Timber Creek in 1981
Lowest 3.9°C at
Alice Springs in 1880
Highest 513.3mm at
Angurugu in 1953

Northern Territory Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
10:20 CST
WSW 13 15 30.4 24.9 36.6 72 4 0.0 1010.6
10:20 CST
NW 13 15 30.5 21.8 33.6 59 6 0.0 1011.6
10:20 CST
WNW 11 13 29.7 25.0 35.7 76 3 0.0 1010.9
10:20 CST
SSE 7 7 34.5 27.2 46.4 66 5 0.0 1009.5
10:20 CST
SE 35 52 31.0 -0.1 28.9 13 51 0.0 1015.2
10:20 CST
SE 24 30 21.5 7.5 21.5 40 11 0.0 1022.4
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11:20 EDT

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Government loans announced for cyclone-affected farmers as wet weather prevents assessment of crop damage

11:16 EDT

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Cyclone Debbie: Swift water rescues underway in Mackay, heavy rain stalls cyclone recovery

11:10 EDT

Swift water rescues are underway with at least 50 people stranded in outlying areas of Mackay in north Queensland after heavy rain in the region overnight, Police Commissioner Ian Stewart says.