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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.

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

24.6°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

33.9°C

Oenpelli Airport

35.1°C

Middle Point

34.0°C

Middle Point

5.9°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

-3.5°C

Arltunga

1.2°C

Rabbit Flat
 

E 35km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

57km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

61km/h

Cape Wessel

51km/h

Groote Eylandt Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Channel Island

0.0mm

Channel 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
5 18 5% < 1mm Slight WSW 19 45 SE 27 24
Sunny
13 34 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 16 58 ESE 18 21
Sunny
20 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 62 E 23 24
Sunny
14 33 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 55 ESE 24 23
Mostly sunny
19 28 20% < 1mm Nil SE 18 71 SE 24 57
Sunny
15 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 36 33 SE 28 17
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Weather News

July wrap up around the grounds

16:19 EST

The month of July was quite dynamic across the nation, with some particularly strong cold fronts which delivered low level snow as far north as the Border Ranges, and spells of prolonged dry and warm conditions, particularly along the east coast.

Widespread rain to quench thirsty West Australian crops

16:02 EST

Widespread, drenching rain across many parts of Western Australia's agricultural region, brings a smile to the faces of local farmers.

The Photo Fence: Artists capture Darwin homeowners' love affair with high fences

15:20 EST

Some encase Darwin's homes in a gnarled mesh vestige while others stand like spiked watchmen separating the street from those living inside.