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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Warm with thundery showers in south and west. Generally dry in the east.

  • 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
Tue 25/08 Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08

36.5°C

Douglas River
Hottest

37.5°C

Bulman

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.9°C

Douglas River

55.8°C

Murganella Airstrip

17.3°C

Tennant Creek Ap
Coldest

7.9°C

Watarrka

3.0°C

Kulgera

9.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

-2.3°C

Arltunga

NNE 25km/h

Darwin Ap
Windiest

53km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

55km/h

Territory Grape Farm

48km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

19.2mm

Tennant Creek Ap

16.8mm

Tennant Creek Ap

4.6mm

Upper Victoria River

3.2mm

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 %
Sunny
21 33 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 4 67 NNW 15 37
Sunny
16 37 5% < 1mm Nil NW 7 40 ESE 10 13
Sunny
18 29 5% < 1mm Nil SE 10 62 SE 16 46
Mostly sunny
14 36 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 8 45 ENE 17 15
Increasing sunshine
20 34 5% < 1mm Nil E 22 12 NNE 12 10
Mostly sunny
14 30 5% < 1mm Nil NW 15 22 W 27 14
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