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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Patchy light rain iover central parts. Warm and sunny for the Top End.

  • Thursday Showers and possible storms in the south. Areas of rain extending to southeast.

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

  • Saturday Showers in north and east, dry in south. Warm in south, grading to hot in north.

  • Sunday Showers and possible thunderstorms in Top End. Warm in the north, mild further south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 28/08 Mon 29/08 Tue 30/08

37.2°C

Douglas River
Hottest

35.7°C

Noonamah

36.2°C

Douglas River

36.5°C

Katherine

37.9°C

Middle Point

19.6°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

6.5°C

Curtin Springs

11.0°C

Kulgera

7.4°C

Uluru

-3.0°C

Arltunga

NNW 29km/h

Darwin Ap
Windiest

59km/h

Uluru

51km/h

Territory Grape Farm

40km/h

McCluer Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.0mm

Watarrka

40.6mm

Hermannsburg

19.0mm

Trephina Gorge

40.6mm

Hermannsburg
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
(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 %
Possible shower
10 24 90% 1-5mm Nil ESE 6 74 ENE 16 49
Sunny
17 34 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
23 33 60% 1-5mm Nil ESE 14 73 NE 25 43
Sunny
22 37 5% < 1mm Nil NE 6 54 ESE 10 24
Mostly sunny
22 30 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 72 ESE 22 62
Mostly sunny
22 32 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 52 NNE 10 32
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