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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Wednesday Isolated showers and storms across the Top End. Dry and sunny in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 22/03 Thu 23/03 Fri 24/03

29.3°C

Ngayawili
Hottest

41.0°C

Watarrka

40.8°C

Uluru

41.0°C

Uluru

41.9°C

Uluru

17.1°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

17.9°C

Arltunga

15.5°C

Arltunga
 

12.9°C

Arltunga

N 25km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

44km/h

Borroloola

61km/h

Douglas River

62km/h

Centre Island
-

2.4mm last hr

McCluer Is
Wettest

39.4mm

Upper Fergusson River

46.2mm

Wagait Beach
 

384.0mm

Cape Fourcroy
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
07:00 CST
NW 9 9 17.1 3.5 17.1 40 7 0.0 1013.1
07:00 CST
- 0 0 24.1 22.5 24.1 91 1 0.2 1007.6
07:00 CST
SE 6 6 24.3 23.6 24.3 96 1 17.0 1007.1
07:00 CST
NNW 9 11 26.8 25.7 30.5 94 2 0.0 1008.3
07:00 CST
SW 9 13 25.7 17.7 26.6 61 5 0.0 1010.1
07:00 CST
- 0 6 25.3 23.5 26.3 90 1 0.0 1008.2
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