Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

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

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

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

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

  • Wednesday Showers/storms, very warm in the NW Top End. Late thunder, very warm in Arnhem. Showers/storms, very warm over the interior. Mostly sunny, hot in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 15/01 Thu 16/01 Fri 17/01

38.3°C

Borroloola
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

44.0°C

Territory Grape Farm
Avg: Rec:

43.7°C

Borroloola
Avg: Rec:

42.0°C

Ngukurr
Avg: Rec:
- -

44.9°C

Jervois
Avg: Rec:

28.2°C

Central Arnhem
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

21.4°C

Watarrka
Avg: Rec:

21.5°C

Mount Bundey North
Avg: Rec:
- -

20.0°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

9.0°C

Kulgera
Avg: Rec:

WNW 31km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

55km/h

Delamere

83km/h

Ngukurr

50km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

12.2mm

Darwin River Dam
Avg: Rec:
- -

70.8mm

Murganella Airstrip
Avg: Rec:
- -

21.0mm

Darwin Ap
Avg: Rec:

45.6mm

Charles Point
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 Daily Summaries

Saturday January 18, 2020
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
24 -1 - - 21
27 +3 - - 0.0
29 +4 - - 0.0
21 31 +6 - - 0.0
30 +5 - - 0.0
22 +1 - - 0.0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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