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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Light showers in northeast & on north coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool morning then warm day in south.

  • Sunday Light showers in northeast & on north coast. Dry & warm elsewhere. Gusty wind change in south.

  • Monday Sunny. Warm in the north, cool in the south. Gusty southeasterlies.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny and dry. Warm in the north. Breezy southeasterlies for interior and Alice.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny and dry. Warm in the north. Breezy southeasterlies for interior and Alice.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07

33.3°C

Douglas River
Hottest

33.9°C

Oenpelli Airport

35.1°C

Middle Point

34.2°C

Douglas River

34.0°C

Middle Point

25.7°C

McCluer Is
Coldest

-3.5°C

Arltunga

1.2°C

Rabbit Flat

2.8°C

Arltunga

2.8°C

Arltunga

ESE 35km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

57km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

61km/h

Cape Wessel

51km/h

Groote Eylandt Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.0mm

Nhulunbuy

0.0mm

Channel Island

1.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

0.4mm

Cape Wessel
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 %
Mostly sunny
20 32 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 63 ENE 18 25
Sunny
14 33 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 60 ESE 18 20
Clearing shower
19 28 40% < 1mm Nil SE 18 74 SE 23 59
Fog then sunny
12 33 40% < 1mm Nil SE 9 55 ENE 19 27
Sunny
14 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 27 ESE 6 13
Sunny
9 23 5% < 1mm Nil WSW 10 27 SSE 21 32
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Weather News

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Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.

Adelaide records coldest July in almost 20 years

11:36 EST

Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.