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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

26.4°C

Cape Wessel
Hottest

34.3°C

Victoria River Downs

35.5°C

Middle Point

34.0°C

Middle Point

35.5°C

Middle Point

8.0°C

Kulgera
Coldest

4.3°C

Alice Springs Ap

0.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

-1.0°C

Alice Springs Ap

-1.0°C

Alice Springs Ap

E 46km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
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

0.0mm

Darwin Ap

0.0mm

Darwin 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
(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 %
Sunny
18 31 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 56 ENE 23 28
Mostly sunny
10 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 17 58 ESE 20 17
Clearing shower
20 28 60% < 1mm Nil SE 25 58 SE 26 56
Sunny
11 30 60% < 1mm Nil SE 23 26 E 19 17
Sunny
10 24 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 30 32 ESE 18 14
Frost then sunny
-1 20 5% < 1mm Severe W 8 59 E 16 21
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Weather News

Police caution drivers as snow covers Tasmania again

09:33 EST

Tasmanian Police are urging drivers to be selective about where they travel today, with snow falling again to about 100 metres in the state's south and 400 metres in the north.

Weather bureau to hold public meeting in Tennant Creek over radar closure

09:32 EST

The Federal Government decision to shut down the Barkly region weather radar station has led to a public meeting due to be held tomorrow at 5pm in Tennant Creek.

Drought concessional loan scheme to be reopened within days, says Federal Government drought co-ordinator

07:28 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.