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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

33.0°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

37.5°C

Bulman

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.9°C

Douglas River

55.8°C

Murganella Airstrip

14.9°C

Uluru
Coldest

7.9°C

Watarrka

3.0°C

Kulgera

9.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

-2.3°C

Arltunga

ESE 25km/h

Lajamanu
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 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
19:40 CST
N 9 11 27.5 18.2 28.5 57 5 0.0 1013.6
19:40 CST
ESE 9 11 28.7 12.2 28.0 36 12 0.0 1013.7
19:40 CST
SSE 9 9 23.2 20.6 23.2 85 2 0.0 1015.0
19:40 CST
NNE 13 15 25.3 17.5 26.3 62 5 0.0 1015.5
19:40 CST
ESE 13 20 16.0 13.2 16.0 83 2 0.0 1020.9
19:40 CST
NE 9 11 16.3 3.4 16.3 42 6 0.0 1022.7
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