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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Storms and showers across the north. Very hot inland and in the south, hot in the north.

  • Saturday Showers and possible storms over the Top End. Dry and very hot elsewhere.

  • Sunday Heavy showers and storms in the north. Very hot and dry in the south, hot in the north.

  • Monday Storms in the north, partly cloudy in the south. Hot in the south, cooler at the coast.

  • Tuesday Scattered showers and storms in the north and west. Very hout in the south and east.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/03 Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03

39.1°C

Kintore
Hottest

41.0°C

Kintore

41.0°C

Watarrka

40.8°C

Uluru

41.9°C

Uluru

24.4°C

Port Keats Ap
Coldest

18.0°C

Kulgera

17.9°C

Arltunga

15.5°C

Arltunga

12.9°C

Arltunga

SSE 27km/h

McArthur River
Windiest

44km/h

McCluer Is

44km/h

Borroloola

61km/h

Douglas River
-
no rain last hr Wettest

85.0mm

Pirlangimpi

39.4mm

Upper Fergusson River

46.2mm

Wagait Beach

38.0mm

Port Keats Ap
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

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Weather News

Category three cyclone possible for north Queensland as tropical low strengthens: BOM

19:03 EDT

A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category three cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Cyclone brewing in north Queensland prompting new residents to prepare early

16:26 EDT

Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.

Sydney's sodden March

14:34 EDT

Sydney is having its wettest March in 33 years after yet another showery night.