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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Gusty dry southeasterly flow. Generally sunny and dry throughout.

  • Wednesday Stable and dry southeasterly flow. Generally dry and sunny throughout.

  • Thursday Dry throughout, hot in the northwes, cooler south.. Dry and stable southeasterly winds..

  • Friday Mostly sunny and dry throughout. Hot in the west, warm in the east.

  • Saturday . .

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 30/08 Sun 31/08 Mon 01/09

32.3°C

McArthur River
Hottest

35.0°C

Oenpelli Airport

35.4°C

Middle Point

36.0°C

Oenpelli Airport

36.0°C

Oenpelli Airport

16.0°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

0.0°C

Arltunga

2.0°C

Arltunga

6.0°C

Rabbit Flat

2.0°C

Arltunga

ESE 29km/h

Alice Springs Ap
Windiest

53km/h

Bradshaw

42km/h

Jabiru Ap

51km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.6mm

Point Stuart

0.2mm

Centre Island

0.8mm

Point Stuart

0.2mm

Batchelor Ap
Northern Territory's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.0°C at
Elliott in 1988
Lowest 8.3°C at
Curtin Springs in 1971
Highest 29.0°C at
Darwin in 1931
Lowest -2.8°C at
Watarrka in 2001
Highest 101.6mm at
Pickertaramoor in 1964

Northern Territory Weather Forecasts

Station
(group 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
8 22 5% < 1mm Nil SW 22 44 SE 23 20
Sunny
12 36 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 8 55 E 18 14
Sunny
18 32 10% < 1mm Nil E 10 65 E 19 24
Sunny
13 36 5% < 1mm Nil SE 10 38 SE 22 12
Sunny
18 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 15 59 SE 19 48
Windy
14 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 35 29 ESE 24 13
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