Fairfax Media Network

Northern Territory Weather

NT
Tue 22:43 CST
Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in the north and west. Very hot in the south. Humid in the north..

  • Thursday Showers and storms throughout. Hot in the south, warm with showers.

  • Friday Showers and storms throughout. Hot in the southeast. Mild and humid elsewhere.

  • Saturday Showers and storms in the north and west. Hot and dry in the southeast. Humid north.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 15/01 Mon 16/01 Tue 17/01

28.9°C

Darwin Ntc
Hottest

36.0°C

Kulgera

39.0°C

Kulgera

39.0°C

Curtin Springs

40.2°C

Watarrka

23.7°C

Lajamanu
Coldest

20.3°C

Alice Springs Ap

21.9°C

Tindal
 

17.0°C

Kulgera

NW 24km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

48km/h

Daly Waters

64km/h

Centre Island

61km/h

Cape Fourcroy
-
no rain last hr Wettest

132.2mm

Nutwood Downs

75.0mm

Gilnockie
 

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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
25 36 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 24 63 NNE 24 45
Possible thunderstorm
25 31 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
27 33 90% 10-20mm Nil N 9 79 N 17 70
Thunderstorms
24 35 90% 1-5mm Nil N 11 75 NNW 15 46
Possible thunderstorm
25 31 90% 5-10mm Nil N 10 78 N 12 73
Possible thunderstorm
22 31 80% 5-10mm Nil N 20 89 N 18 65
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Fire fuel loads increase after recent heat in NSW

16:34 EDT

Prolonged heatwave conditions are helping elevate the bushfire threat in parts of New South Wales this week, after a slow start to the season.

Queensland weather: Heatwave conditions to return on Wednesday

16:09 EDT

A four-day heatwave that begins on Wednesday will bring the same kind of conditions that saw more than 200 Queenslanders treated for heat stroke and dehydration last week.

Federal MP calls on banks to develop offsetting options to help farmers save in the good times

16:05 EDT

A Queensland MP is calling on the major banks to develop offsetting options for farm management deposits to help landholders save in the good times.