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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Warm in the south. Hot in the north. Dry and sunny. Gusty winds in the south, light in the north.

  • Friday Isolted convective shower over the Top End. Very hot in the north, mild in the south.

  • Saturday Very hot in the north, grading warm in the south. Dry statewide, with a brisk southeasterly breeze.

  • Sunday Very hot in the north, grading warm in the south. Brisk winds in the south, dry statewide.

  • Monday Moderate winds in the far north. Showers along the coast, dry elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 14/08 Tue 15/08 Wed 16/08

28.3°C

Tindal
Hottest

35.0°C

Middle Point

36.0°C

Middle Point

37.0°C

Ngukurr

39.0°C

Bradshaw

16.4°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

3.0°C

Arltunga

6.5°C

Arltunga

6.7°C

Arltunga

-3.4°C

Arltunga

ESE 27km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

46km/h

Central Arnhem

53km/h

Uluru

42km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

Centre Island

2.4mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

0.2mm

Centre Island

0.2mm

Centre Island
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 %
Sunny
6 25 5% < 1mm Nil E 17 32 E 24 16
Sunny
17 36 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
21 33 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 10 63 ENE 22 32
Sunny
18 36 5% < 1mm Nil SE 13 44 ESE 23 20
Sunny
20 30 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 68 SE 24 57
Sunny
18 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 36 23 - -
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