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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Heavy showers and storms in the north and central . Hot troughout. Light winds.

  • Friday Heavy rain and storms across the north. Patchy showers/storms in west. Sunny and dry E.

  • Saturday Widespread showers/storms through the north. Very hot and dry for central parts.

  • Sunday Rain and storms over the Top End. Dry further S. Very hot in the south, milder and humid in the N.

  • Monday Storms with very heavy rain across the north. Sunny with light winds over central and south.

NT Extremes and Records

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

33.5°C

Jervois
Hottest

40.6°C

McArthur River

40.9°C

Lajamanu

43.0°C

Lajamanu

43.9°C

Jervois

23.8°C

Bulman
Coldest

17.3°C

Alice Springs Ap

17.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

18.9°C

Arltunga

14.0°C

Arltunga

ENE 25km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

75km/h

Darwin Ap

79km/h

Centre Island

72km/h

Lajamanu
-
no rain last hr Wettest

44.4mm

Pinelands

41.4mm

Noonamah

59.6mm

Jabiru Ap

85.4mm

Cape Wessel
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 Sky Observations

Latest Sky Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Vis Cloud Current weather Past weather
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21:00 CST
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21:00 CST
30000 8/8 Sc Ac Cs Intermittent slight rain Mostly cloudy  
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- 8/8 - Precipitation  
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1000 8/8 - Precipitation  
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