Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Late shower, very warm in the NW Top End. Showers/storms, very warm in Arnhem. Late shower, hot over the interior. Mostly cloudy, very warm-to-hot in the south.

  • Saturday Late shower, hot in the NW Top End. Mostly sunny, hot in Arnhem. Mostly sunny, very warm-to-hot over the interior and south.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny, hot in the north. Sunny, hot over the interior. Mostly sunny, very warm-to-hot in the south.

  • Monday Mostly sunny, hot in the north. Mostly sunny, hot over the interior. Sunny, hot in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 10/12 Wed 11/12 Thu 12/12

36.2°C

Rabbit Flat
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

45.5°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:

44.7°C

Lajamanu
Avg: Rec:

45.0°C

Lajamanu
Avg: Rec:

45.5°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:

24.0°C

Batchelor Ap
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

19.1°C

Batchelor Ap
Avg: Rec:

21.8°C

Central Arnhem
Avg: Rec:
 

11.3°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

ESE 55km/h

Kintore
Windiest

83km/h

Batchelor Ap

79km/h

McArthur River

77km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

31.0mm

Howard Springs
Avg: Rec:
- -

45.0mm

Pirlangimpi
Avg: Rec:
 

47.4mm

Keep River Rangers
Avg: Rec:
- -
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup 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
27 35 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 13 65 WNW 22 54
Mostly sunny
27 41 30% 1-5mm Nil NW 15 57 ENE 14 24
Mostly sunny
25 35 10% < 1mm Nil - - NNE 19 52
Mostly sunny
25 42 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
29 41 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 33 16 E 15 12
Mostly sunny
21 35 20% < 1mm Nil SE 30 26 SE 27 16
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Weather News

Severe storms ease in South-East Queensland

20:36 EDT

A number of severe storm cells that formed in South-East Queensland have eased but the Bureau of Meteorology has warned more were expected over the coming days.

Australia could see hottest day on record next week as Perth heatwave conditions travel east

20:22 EDT

Australia could experience its hottest day on record next week as a hot air mass building in Western Australia makes its way east.

Record-breaking heatwave hits hard in the Top End

18:49 EDT

The remote Kakadu town of Jabiru broke its December heat record four days in a row, as a heatwave continues to roll across the Top End.