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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Thunderstorms in the western half of the state. Very hot in the south grading to hot in the north.

  • Monday Possible storms across the western half of state. Showers about the north and west.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms N, far W and south. Very hot in the S and central parts, cooler N.

  • Wednesday Rain over central & southern areas storms in north. Much cooler over central parts under cloud.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north. Mostly sunny in the south. Hot throughout.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 14/12 Fri 15/12 Sat 16/12

36.8°C

Kintore
Hottest

43.0°C

Lajamanu

42.0°C

Jervois

44.0°C

Jervois

45.0°C

Lajamanu

26.2°C

Groote Eylandt Ap
Coldest

20.3°C

Uluru

21.1°C

Curtin Springs

21.0°C

Batchelor Ap

10.0°C

Arltunga

N 20km/h

Alice Springs Ap
Windiest

61km/h

Lajamanu

53km/h

McArthur River

66km/h

Douglas River
-
no rain last hr Wettest

27.4mm

Port Keats Ap

33.6mm

Darwin Ap

56.0mm

Katherine

56.0mm

Katherine
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 Sky Observations

Latest Sky Observations
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Weather News

Severe and 'unusual' summer weather forces cancellation of music and Christmas events

22:38 EDT

Major Perth events, including Carols by Candlelight and A Day on the Green, have been cancelled as a severe and unseasonal storm approaches the city.

A week of two halves for Tasmania

16:29 EDT

It will be one of those weeks where Tasmanians will need sunnies and a hat, followed by a jumper and umbrella.

Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

11:37 EDT

There will be extreme heatwave conditions in south-west Queensland and north-west New South Wales over the next three days, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says, with several outback towns expecting sweltering daytime temperatures of at least 43 degrees Celsius.