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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday A few showers and storms in the south. Mostly sunny and very warm in the north.

  • Sunday Hot and sunny inland. Possble shower around Darwin.

  • Monday Possible thundery showers in the far south. Showers about Darwin. Drier elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Very warm. Isolated showers/storms in south. Generally sunny with light winds in the north.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08

29.3°C

Jabiru Ap
Hottest

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.9°C

Douglas River

37.0°C

Douglas River

55.8°C

Murganella Airstrip

13.0°C

Kulgera
Coldest

3.0°C

Kulgera

9.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

4.0°C

Alice Springs Ap

-2.3°C

Arltunga

SE 33km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

55km/h

Territory Grape Farm

48km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

46km/h

Uluru
-
no rain last hr Wettest

16.8mm

Tennant Creek Ap

4.6mm

Upper Victoria River

6.0mm

Lajamanu

6.2mm

Lajamanu
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
21 33 50% < 1mm Nil SE 6 68 NNE 16 39
Sunny
17 36 5% < 1mm Nil E 9 43 ESE 12 17
Sunny
18 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 12 67 SE 21 50
Sunny
16 36 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 28 ESE 9 13
Sunny
15 30 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 24 16 E 8 13
Mostly sunny
11 29 20% < 1mm Nil NNW 12 17 NW 12 14
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