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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Warm in the north, cool in the south. Gusty southeasterly winds spreading to Top End.

  • Wednesday Light showers far northeast coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool in south. Gusty southeasterly winds easing.

  • Thursday Light showers far northeast coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool in south. Gusty southeasterly winds easing.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Very warm in the Top End. Cool with gusty southeast winds in the south.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, dry and warm. Easterly winds easing in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08

31.3°C

Middle Point
Hottest

34.0°C

Bradshaw

34.3°C

Victoria River Downs

35.0°C

Middle Point

35.0°C

Middle Point

13.6°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

2.2°C

Arltunga

4.3°C

Alice Springs Ap

0.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

0.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

SE 37km/h

Nhulunbuy Ap
Windiest

51km/h

Kintore

61km/h

Kintore

51km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

1.4mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

0.2mm

Groote Eylandt Ap

0.2mm

Nhulunbuy Ap
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
12:00 CST
ESE 24 35 30.1 8.3 28.5 25 25 0.0 1016.1
12:00 CST
SE 20 31 27.6 3.3 26.5 21 24 0.0 1018.5
12:00 CST
SE 37 41 26.3 16.6 27.0 55 11 0.0 1016.2
12:00 CST
SSE 22 31 25.0 -3.4 24.7 15 29 0.0 1019.3
12:00 CST
ESE 28 41 18.4 -3.8 18.4 22 21 0.0 1024.1
12:00 CST
ESE 28 35 14.3 0.5 12.3 39 10 0.0 1028.7
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