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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Light rain over Carpentaria clearing. Dry in south. Brisk winds inland. Warm Top End.

  • Thursday Warm in the north. Cool in the south. Isolated showers eastern & far northern Top End.

  • Friday Warm in the north. Mild in the south. Isolated showers eastern & far northern Top End.

  • Saturday Hot in the north, with chance coastal showers. Mostly sunny, warm and dry in the south.

  • Sunday Generally dry and sunny throughout. Warm conditions.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/08 Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08

36.5°C

Ngukurr
Hottest

35.3°C

Jabiru Ap

36.1°C

Bulman

37.1°C

Ngukurr

37.1°C

Ngukurr

17.3°C

Curtin Springs
Coldest

-1.0°C

Kulgera

7.0°C

Kulgera

0.5°C

Watarrka

-3.0°C

Arltunga

WNW 33km/h

Darwin Ap
Windiest

57km/h

Alice Springs Ap

40km/h

Kintore

61km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

24.0mm

Wave Hill

18.4mm

Jervois

10.0mm

Austral Downs

7.0mm

Curtin Springs
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 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 51 ENE 23 30
Mostly sunny
16 33 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 35 ESE 14 16
Sunny
21 30 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 26 52 SSE 28 51
Sunny
12 32 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
12 26 5% < 1mm Nil E 25 32 - -
Sunny
3 26 5% < 1mm Moderate NE 13 38 N 11 14
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Weather News

Records tumble during Queensland rain event

16:22 EST

August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.

Sydney weather: Heavy rainfall, strong winds head towards city and Central Coast

16:04 EST

A severe weather warning has been issued for Sydney and parts of the NSW Central Coast, with heavy rainfall and strong winds expected to hit during this afternoon's peak hour.

Hot August night breaks records around southern, central Queensland

15:03 EST

Brisbane and a handful of other Queensland cities have experienced their hottest August night on record.