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Current Warnings

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Light showers in northeast & on north coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool morning then warm day in south.

  • Sunday Light showers in northeast & on north coast. Dry & warm elsewhere. Gusty wind change in south.

  • Monday Sunny. Warm in the north, cool in the south. Gusty southeasterlies.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny and dry. Warm in the north. Breezy southeasterlies for interior and Alice.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07


Croker Island Ap


Oenpelli Airport


Middle Point


Middle Point


Territory Grape Farm




Rabbit Flat

E 37km/h

Cape Wessel


Tennant Creek Ap


Cape Wessel


Groote Eylandt Ap
no rain last hr Wettest


Channel Island


Channel Island
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

(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 %
19 32 5% < 1mm Nil SE 21 48 ENE 25 24
Mostly sunny
13 30 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 23 32 SE 24 17
Mostly sunny
19 28 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 26 63 SSE 32 56
14 31 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 28 33 SE 22 16
11 22 5% < 1mm Nil SE 38 32 SE 29 15
2 17 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 16 58 SE 26 28
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Weather News

July wrap up around the grounds

16:19 EST

The month of July was quite dynamic across the nation, with some particularly strong cold fronts which delivered low level snow as far north as the Border Ranges, and spells of prolonged dry and warm conditions, particularly along the east coast.

Widespread rain to quench thirsty West Australian crops

16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

The Photo Fence: Artists capture Darwin homeowners' love affair with high fences

15:20 EST

Some encase Darwin's homes in a gnarled mesh vestige while others stand like spiked watchmen separating the street from those living inside.