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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Tuesday Breezy winds in the interoir, dry throughout. Very hot in the north, grading warm in the south.

  • Wednesday Hot in the north, warm in the south. Gusty E/SE winds.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 16/08 Thu 17/08 Fri 18/08

29.3°C

McArthur River
Hottest

37.0°C

Bradshaw

39.0°C

Bradshaw

38.0°C

Daly Waters

39.0°C

Bradshaw

16.1°C

Jervois
Coldest

6.7°C

Arltunga

5.0°C

Kulgera

5.6°C

Alice Springs Ap

-3.4°C

Arltunga

SE 35km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

42km/h

Kintore

55km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

59km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Centre Island

0.2mm

Ngukurr

0.2mm

Pirlangimpi

0.2mm

Pirlangimpi
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
7 27 5% < 1mm Nil E 12 39 ESE 18 21
Sunny
14 35 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
20 33 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 53 - -
Sunny
16 35 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 48 ESE 22 20
Mostly sunny
21 29 10% < 1mm Nil SE 23 64 SE 24 55
Sunny
17 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 31 27 ESE 23 15
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Weather News

Coalcliff: Teenagers snapchat video of fire while searching burning home for survivors

15:14 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.

Last significant rain for weeks in the nation's southwest

14:25 EST

The rain has tumbled down across southwestern parts of Australia during the past seven weeks, but that trend will finish today.

Wild Surf Batters the East Coast

10:18 EST

Damaging surf with waves up to 7 metres in some places are lashing the New South Wales Coast today.