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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

27.4°C

Jabiru Ap
Hottest

34.0°C

Bradshaw

34.3°C

Victoria River Downs

35.5°C

Middle Point

35.5°C

Middle Point

8.3°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 40km/h

Cape Wessel
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

0.8mm

Nabalco Mine

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 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 %
Sunny
18 31 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 23 57 ENE 23 28
Mostly sunny
11 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 17 57 ESE 20 17
Clearing shower
20 28 30% < 1mm Nil SE 26 60 SE 26 55
Sunny
11 30 30% < 1mm Nil SE 23 25 E 19 17
Sunny
10 24 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 30 32 ESE 18 14
Frost then sunny
-1 20 5% < 1mm Severe W 8 53 E 16 21
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Weather News

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19:04 EST

Three people who went missing during the deadly 2011 Grantham flood have never been found, an inquiry in Queensland has heard.

Ten people stranded in heavy snow rescued by helicopter from Tasmania's Mount Field national park

18:53 EST

Emergency workers have launched another rescue operation for people stranded in heavy snow, this time for 10 people snowed in at Lake Dobson in Mount Field National Park, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart.

Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator

16:30 EST

A new "drought coordinator" working on the border of Victoria and South Australia, says the next round of drought concessional loans will be opened within days and funding boosts will be announced for a list of service providers.