Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

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

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

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

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 07/12 Sun 08/12 Mon 09/12

31.5°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

44.7°C

Victoria River Downs
Avg: Rec:

45.0°C

Rabbit Flat
Avg: Rec:

45.0°C

Rabbit Flat
Avg: Rec:

45.2°C

Bradshaw-Angallari
Avg: Rec:
- -

22.7°C

Rabbit Flat
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

18.4°C

Rabbit Flat
Avg: Rec:

17.1°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:
 

11.3°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

SE 40km/h

Kintore
Windiest

48km/h

Pirlangimpi

83km/h

Delamere

64km/h

McArthur River
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.4mm

Point Stuart
Avg: Rec:

23.2mm

Douglas River
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 Monthly Summaries

December 2019
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
17.4 -2.9 37.8 +2.4 0.0 0
21 22.2 -3.0 20 41.9 +5.6 20 0.0 0
26.5 +1.2 75 35.6 +3.0 76 17.0 7
23.5 -1.1 37 35.5 +2.5 41 0.0 0
24.8 +0.0 38.9 +1.8 23.4 30
28 25.9 +1.1 28 40.3 +4.7 30 27.4 12
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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