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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • 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
Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08

31.9°C

Gunn Point
Hottest

34.0°C

Bradshaw

34.3°C

Victoria River Downs

35.0°C

Middle Point

35.0°C

Middle Point

14.9°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

2.2°C

Arltunga

4.3°C

Alice Springs Ap

0.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

0.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

SE 42km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

51km/h

Kintore

61km/h

Kintore

51km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

1.4mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

0.2mm

Groote Eylandt Ap

0.2mm

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 20 5% < 1mm High WSW 9 53 E 16 21
Sunny
11 30 30% < 1mm Nil SE 23 25 E 19 17
Mostly sunny
18 31 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 53 ENE 23 28
Mostly sunny
10 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 17 54 ESE 20 17
Clearing shower
20 28 30% < 1mm Nil SE 25 62 SE 26 56
Sunny
10 24 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 30 32 ESE 18 14
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Weather News

Coastal QLD missing winter rain

13:24 EST

After the wettest June in 72 years of records at Cairns, July's monthly rain was slightly below average, recording 25mm compared to 178mm the month before.

Grantham flood inquiry: Three people missing after 2011 deluge in Queensland never found, commission hears

13:04 EST

Three people who went missing during the deadly 2011 Grantham flood have never been found, an inquiry in Queensland has heard.

Tasmanian snow: Two men rescued from snowbound car in central Tasmania; more snowfalls expected

11:53 EST

Two men stranded for nearly 24 hours with their sports car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, have been rescued.