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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

35.9°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

37.5°C

Bulman

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.9°C

Douglas River

55.8°C

Murganella Airstrip

17.2°C

Tennant Creek Ap
Coldest

7.9°C

Watarrka

3.0°C

Kulgera

9.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

-2.3°C

Arltunga

E 25km/h

Tennant Creek 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 10% < 1mm Nil E 9 71 NNE 21 40
Sunny
17 35 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 56 ESE 17 23
Mostly sunny
19 29 10% < 1mm Nil SE 16 69 ESE 20 60
Sunny
17 35 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 39 E 16 21
Mostly sunny
15 25 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 29 37 ESE 15 29
Sunny
6 24 5% < 1mm Nil W 11 33 E 10 22
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Weather News

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16:35 EST

Oyster farms flooded in this week's downpour at Greenwell Point on the New South Wales south coast could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of oysters.

Weather bureau's outlook predicts wetter than average spring in western and central Australia

15:47 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology says spring could be wetter than normal for much of western and central Australia.

Southerlies soak parts of VIC

13:38 EST

A moisture laden southerly flow directed by an East Coast Low interacted with an upper cold pool over parts of Victoria yesterday producing persistent and heavy showers.