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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Isolted convective shower over the Top End. Very hot in the north, mild in the south.

  • Saturday Very hot in the north, grading warm in the south. Dry statewide, with a brisk southeasterly breeze.

  • Sunday Very hot in the north, grading warm in the south. Brisk winds in the south, dry statewide.

  • Monday Moderate winds in the far north. Showers along the coast, dry elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 15/08 Wed 16/08 Thu 17/08

28.6°C

Cape Wessel
Hottest

36.0°C

Middle Point

37.0°C

Ngukurr

39.0°C

Bradshaw

39.0°C

Bradshaw

13.0°C

Kulgera
Coldest

6.5°C

Arltunga

6.7°C

Arltunga

5.0°C

Kulgera

-3.4°C

Arltunga

E 40km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

53km/h

Uluru

42km/h

Kintore

55km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.4mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

0.2mm

Centre Island

0.2mm

Ngukurr

0.2mm

Ngukurr
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
09:00 CST
NE 15 20 27.3 20.8 29.1 67 4 0.0 1014.2
09:00 CST
N 6 11 26.7 19.3 28.0 64 4 0.0 1015.4
09:00 CST
E 20 26 27.4 19.9 28.9 63 6 0.0 1015.1
09:00 CST
SSW 4 7 23.3 19.2 23.3 78 2 0.0 1015.7
09:06 CST
E 41 59 22.8 4.3 22.8 30 25 0.0 1019.1
09:00 CST
ESE 22 28 16.7 -0.9 16.7 30 13 0.0 1024.9
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