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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy in northeast. Warm and sunny elsewhere after cold morning.

  • Saturday Mild and windy in south. Warm over interior and north. Sunny throughout.

  • Sunday Mild and windy in south. Sunny, warm and windy elsewhere.

  • Monday The odd shower Arnhem and Tiwi . Dry and Sunny central and S.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 14/08 Wed 15/08 Thu 16/08
Hottest

33.2°C

Middle Point
Avg: Rec:

33.5°C

Oenpelli Airport
Avg: Rec:
- -

34.0°C

Middle Point
Avg: Rec:

35.4°C

Middle Point
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-2.8°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

-1.8°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:
 

-4.0°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:
Windiest

62km/h

McCluer Is

44km/h

Cape Wessel

50km/h

Ngayawili
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Darwin Ap
Avg: Rec:

13.8mm

Cape Wessel
Avg: Rec:
 

22.2mm

Pirlangimpi
Avg: Rec:
Northern Territory's Records for August
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.2°C at
Cape Don in 2014
Lowest 7.0°C at
Alice Springs Ap in 1966
Highest 28.7°C at
Milikapiti in 1973
Lowest -5.4°C at
Tempe Downs in 1976
Highest 80.0mm at
Darwin Ap in 1947

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
21:40 CST
WSW 6 6 23.8 18.6 25.7 72 3 0.0 1012.4
21:40 CST
ESE 9 11 18.9 7.0 16.4 46 6 0.0 1013.1
21:40 CST
ESE 7 7 20.6 17.0 21.6 80 2 0.0 1013.5
21:40 CST
- 0 0 18.0 5.9 17.1 45 5 0.0 1013.7
21:40 CST
ENE 9 9 16.5 -13.0 11.4 12 18 0.0 1015.7
21:40 CST
- 0 0 12.9 -11.5 9.7 17 11 0.0 1017.6
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