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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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
Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08 Tue 04/08

25.1°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

34.3°C

Victoria River Downs

35.5°C

Middle Point

34.0°C

Middle Point

35.5°C

Middle Point

4.7°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

4.3°C

Alice Springs Ap

0.4°C

Alice Springs Ap
 

0.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

ESE 40km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

61km/h

Kintore

51km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

57km/h

Cape Wessel
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.4mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

0.8mm

Nabalco Mine
 

1.4mm

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 58 ESE 20 23
Sunny
11 30 40% < 1mm Nil SE 25 27 ESE 20 17
Sunny
17 31 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 40 ENE 23 25
Sunny
8 30 10% < 1mm Nil SE 17 26 ESE 20 16
Possible shower
19 28 40% < 1mm Nil SE 24 61 SE 24 59
Sunny
10 23 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 34 33 ESE 24 13
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Ten people stranded in heavy snow rescued by helicopter from Tasmania's Mount Field national park

18:53 EST

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Drought concessional loan scheme to be re-opened within days, says Federal Government drought coordinator

16:30 EST

A new "drought coordinator" working on the border of Victoria and South Australia, says the next round of drought concessional loans will be opened within days and funding boosts will be announced for a list of service providers.