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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Warm in the north, cool in the south. Gusty southeasterly winds spreading to Top End.

  • Wednesday Light showers far northeast coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool in south. Gusty southeasterly winds easing.

  • Thursday Light showers far northeast coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool in south. Gusty southeasterly winds easing.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. Very warm in the Top End. Cool with gusty southeast winds in the south.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, dry and warm. Easterly winds easing in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08

32.0°C

Noonamah
Hottest

34.0°C

Bradshaw

34.3°C

Victoria River Downs

35.5°C

Middle Point

35.5°C

Middle Point

15.3°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

2.2°C

Arltunga

4.3°C

Alice Springs Ap

0.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

0.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

SSE 37km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

51km/h

Kintore

61km/h

Kintore

51km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

1.4mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

0.8mm

Nabalco Mine

0.2mm

Nhulunbuy Ap
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 %
Frost then sunny
0 19 5% < 1mm High SW 11 57 ESE 20 23
Sunny
11 30 50% < 1mm Nil SE 25 27 ESE 20 17
Sunny
17 31 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 40 ENE 23 25
Mostly sunny
8 30 10% < 1mm Nil SE 17 27 ESE 20 17
Possible shower
19 28 50% < 1mm Nil SE 24 62 SSE 25 55
Sunny
10 23 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 34 33 ESE 24 13
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16:28 EST

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15:42 EST

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