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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Scattered showers and storms in the north. Very hot in central and eastern parts.

  • Wednesday Isolated showers and storms across the Top End. Very hot in central and eastern parts.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 25/03 Sun 26/03 Mon 27/03

34.3°C

Kintore
Hottest

41.6°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Curtin Springs

42.0°C

Kulgera

42.0°C

Curtin Springs

25.9°C

Daly Waters
Coldest

18.4°C

Uluru

16.1°C

Watarrka

21.0°C

Kulgera

12.9°C

Arltunga

WNW 25km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

75km/h

Lajamanu

48km/h

McCluer Is

53km/h

Alice Springs Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

51.2mm

Yeuralba Ridge

27.1mm

Channel Island

37.2mm

Oenpelli Airport

37.0mm

Oenpelli Airport
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
(Group 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
21:50 CST
SE 13 15 30.2 7.6 28.6 24 20 0.0 1014.1
21:50 CST
N 6 6 28.7 22.7 32.1 70 3 0.2 1005.7
21:50 CST
WSW 13 19 28.7 25.6 34.5 83 3 0.2 1009.3
21:50 CST
NW 9 11 28.5 27.3 36.0 93 2 0.0 1007.7
21:50 CST
SSE 2 6 30.7 15.6 30.5 40 9 0.0 1009.6
21:50 CST
SE 7 7 28.4 23.1 31.9 73 3 0.0 1009.2
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Cyclone Debbie downgraded to category two system; Collinsville residents told to brace for storm

22:45 EDT

The full devastation brought on by Tropical Cyclone Debbie will not be known until the morning, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned, as the system is further downgraded to a category two.

Cyclone Debbie downgraded to category two but threat remains, Premier says

22:39 EDT

Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category two system after crossing the north Queensland coast.

Cyclone Debbie's eye reaches coast; BOM downgrades system to category three

20:34 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a category three system, having made landfall along the north Queensland coastline near Airlie Beach earlier this afternoon as a slow-moving category four system.