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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Very warm in the north. Warm in the south. Patchy rain & storms in south, mainly southwest.

  • Tuesday Rain and possible storms in central and south. Mostly sunny and warm for the Top End.

  • Wednesday Patchy light rain in the west and south clearing. Warm and sunny for the Top End.

  • Thursday Showers and possible storms in the south. Hot and mostly dry in the north.

  • Friday Rain in west, light showers in south. Cool in south, grading to hot in north.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 26/08 Sat 27/08 Sun 28/08

32.9°C

Jabiru Ap
Hottest

35.9°C

Middle Point

35.3°C

Oenpelli Airport

36.0°C

Noonamah

37.9°C

Middle Point

13.7°C

Uluru
Coldest

1.8°C

Alice Springs Ap

5.3°C

Territory Grape Farm

6.5°C

Curtin Springs

-3.0°C

Arltunga

N 29km/h

Territory Grape Farm
Windiest

57km/h

McCluer Is

53km/h

Nhulunbuy Ap

59km/h

Uluru
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.0mm

Dum In Mirrie

0.2mm

Dum In Mirrie

9.0mm

Uluru

10.0mm

Watarrka
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
20 33 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 64 NE 23 41
Mostly sunny
14 36 30% < 1mm Nil NE 12 46 NE 7 16
Mostly sunny
19 29 70% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 77 ESE 22 64
Mostly sunny
14 33 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
14 32 30% < 1mm Nil NE 21 25 N 16 14
Showers
14 26 90% 10-20mm Nil N 17 24 NNW 26 17
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