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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Light showers far northeast coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool in south. Gusty southeasterly winds easing.

  • Thursday Light showers far northeast coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool in south. Gusty southeasterly winds easing.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Very warm in the Top End. Cool with gusty southeast winds in the south.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, dry and warm. Easterly winds easing in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08 Tue 04/08

27.4°C

Murganella Airstrip
Hottest

34.3°C

Victoria River Downs

35.5°C

Middle Point

34.0°C

Middle Point

35.5°C

Middle Point

12.1°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

4.3°C

Alice Springs Ap

0.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

-0.8°C

Alice Springs Ap

-0.8°C

Alice Springs Ap

ESE 46km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

61km/h

Kintore

51km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

57km/h

Cape Wessel
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.4mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

0.8mm

Nabalco Mine

0.0mm

Middle Point

0.0mm

Darwin Ap
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 Daily Summaries

Wednesday August 5, 2015
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
17.3 -3.0 - - 0.0
11.5 -3.5 - - 0.0
21.3 +2.3 - - 0.0
13 +0 - - 0.0
9.5 -4.9 - - 0.0
-0.8 -6.8 - - 0.0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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10:00 EST

Chartering flights to outback races and getting city folk to enjoy some bush hospitality is one innovative approach to fundraising being adopted by a community group in parched western Queensland.

Police caution drivers as snow covers Tasmania again

09:33 EST

Tasmanian Police are urging drivers to be selective about where they travel today, with snow falling again to about 100 metres in the state's south and 400 metres in the north.

Weather bureau to hold public meeting in Tennant Creek over radar closure

09:32 EST

The Federal Government decision to shut down the Barkly region weather radar station has led to a public meeting due to be held tomorrow at 5pm in Tennant Creek.