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Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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
Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08

30.5°C

Middle Point
Hottest

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.9°C

Douglas River

36.8°C

Douglas River

55.8°C

Murganella Airstrip

13.0°C

Kulgera
Coldest

3.0°C

Kulgera

9.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

3.5°C

Kulgera

-2.3°C

Arltunga

ESE 33km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

55km/h

Territory Grape Farm

48km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

46km/h

Uluru
-
no rain last hr Wettest

16.8mm

Tennant Creek Ap

4.6mm

Upper Victoria River

6.0mm

Lajamanu

6.2mm

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 Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday August 29, 2015
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT 1.4 -
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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