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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Very warm and sunny throughout. Winds increasing in the south.

  • Friday Very warm in Top End with chance of a shower. Mild to warm in the south and mostly sunny.

  • Saturday Showers for eastern parts of the Top End. Warm and sunny in the west and south.

  • Sunday Isolated showers for the eastern Top End. Light winds and dry for central and southern parts.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 31/08 Tue 01/09 Wed 02/09

27.9°C

Tindal
Hottest

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.8°C

Ngukurr

39.0°C

Ngukurr

39.0°C

Ngukurr

6.8°C

Uluru
Coldest

10.3°C

Arltunga

7.6°C

Curtin Springs
 

7.6°C

Curtin Springs

ESE 27km/h

Kintore
Windiest

57km/h

Uluru

59km/h

Alice Springs Ap

48km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.6mm

Kintore

10.0mm

Channel Point
 

10.0mm

Channel Point
Northern Territory's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.0°C at
Elliott in 1988
Lowest 8.3°C at
Curtin Springs in 1971
Highest 29.0°C at
Darwin in 1931
Lowest -2.8°C at
Watarrka in 2001
Highest 101.6mm at
Pickertaramoor in 1964

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
22 33 30% < 1mm Nil E 10 60 NNE 19 37
Sunny
15 36 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 9 38 ESE 20 14
Mostly sunny
19 30 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 62 ESE 21 56
Sunny
14 36 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 8 51 ENE 21 17
Mostly sunny
18 33 5% < 1mm Nil E 24 13 E 16 9
Mostly sunny
10 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 21 33 SE 20 18
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