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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot. Cloudy in the south. Light winds. Thunderstorms in the north and south.

  • Thursday Very hot in the north and central parts. Thunderstorms in the south and northeast.

  • Friday Partly cloudy and hot to very hot. Thunderstorms in the north and centre.

  • Saturday Hot throughout. Storms in the north and west. Dry in the south.

  • Sunday Moderate SE'ly winds in the south & central. Showers and storms in the north.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 04/12 Mon 05/12 Tue 06/12

40.9°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

42.2°C

Brunette Downs

42.0°C

Brunette Downs

42.2°C

Brunette Downs

43.7°C

Jervois

25.7°C

Pirlangimpi
Coldest

18.0°C

Kulgera

11.0°C

Kulgera

13.0°C

Kulgera

11.0°C

Kulgera

NNE 24km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

66km/h

Uluru

68km/h

Uluru

53km/h

Jervois
-
no rain last hr Wettest

53.0mm

Curtin Springs

34.6mm

Port Keats Ap

88.8mm

Stokes Hill

17.6mm

Alice Springs Ap
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 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
18:30 CST
SE 13 19 27.9 19.8 29.4 61 5 0.2 1012.2
18:30 CST
NNE 19 26 32.8 20.0 35.1 47 12 0.0 1006.1
18:30 CST
WNW 9 11 31.1 24.7 37.3 68 4 0.0 1006.3
18:30 CST
ENE 11 13 29.4 23.3 33.4 69 4 0.0 1007.2
18:20 CST
ENE 19 41 38.4 11.0 37.0 19 37 0.0 1007.7
18:30 CST
NE 13 17 37.9 12.5 37.0 22 28 0.0 1005.3
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