Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Showers/storms, warm in the NW Top End. Showers/storms, very warm in Arnhem. Showers/storms, very warm over the interior. Mostly sunny, very warm-to-hot in the south.

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

  • Saturday Showers/storms, warm in the NW Top End. Showers/storms, very warm in Arnhem. Possible shower, warm over the interior. Mostly sunny, very warm-to-hot in the south.

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

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 20/01 Tue 21/01 Wed 22/01

31.5°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.0°C

Brunette Downs
Avg: Rec:

43.0°C

Brunette Downs
Avg: Rec:

41.0°C

Uluru
Avg: Rec:

44.9°C

Jervois
Avg: Rec:

23.6°C

Douglas River
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

19.0°C

Brunette Downs
Avg: Rec:

22.6°C

Port Keats Ap
Avg: Rec:
 

9.0°C

Kulgera
Avg: Rec:

NW 40km/h

Ngayawili
Windiest

75km/h

McArthur River

90km/h

Cape Fourcroy

75km/h

Cape Wessel
-
no rain last hr Wettest

100.0mm

Shoal Bay
Avg: Rec:
- -

115.4mm

Geriatric Park
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

600.0mm

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup 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
06:30 CST
W 9 11 25.7 23.2 29.2 86 2 50.6 1007.4
06:30 CST
NNW 9 15 25.9 23.6 29.7 87 2 13.0 1006.8
06:30 CST
NW 19 24 28.0 24.2 30.4 80 3 6.0 1008.4
06:30 CST
WNW 9 15 25.0 24.7 29.4 98 1 72.2 1006.3
06:30 CST
NE 11 11 25.6 23.1 28.7 86 2 0.2 1008.1
06:30 CST
WNW 15 20 28.6 17.8 28.4 52 8 0.0 1007.2
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