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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Light showers in northeast & on north coast. Dry & warm elsewhere. Gusty wind change in south.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Warm in the north, cool in the south. Gusty southeasterly winds spreading north.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08

26.6°C

Jabiru Ap
Hottest

35.1°C

Middle Point

34.2°C

Douglas River

34.0°C

Bradshaw

34.0°C

Middle Point

13.8°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

1.2°C

Rabbit Flat

2.8°C

Arltunga

2.2°C

Arltunga

2.2°C

Arltunga

SE 37km/h

Kintore
Windiest

61km/h

Cape Wessel

51km/h

Groote Eylandt Ap

51km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Channel Island

1.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

1.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

0.4mm

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
(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
17 31 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 42 ENE 23 25
Mostly sunny
9 30 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 30 ESE 21 16
Mostly sunny
19 27 60% < 1mm Nil SE 24 62 SSE 25 58
Sunny
11 29 60% < 1mm Nil SE 26 27 ESE 20 19
Sunny
10 23 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 34 30 ESE 24 13
Frost then sunny
0 18 5% < 1mm High SW 11 57 ESE 21 23
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Weather News

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.