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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Light rain over Carpentaria clearing. Dry in south. Brisk winds inland. Warm Top End.

  • Thursday Warm in the north. Cool in the south. Isolated showers eastern & far northern Top End.

  • Friday Warm in the north. Mild in the south. Isolated showers eastern & far northern Top End.

  • Saturday Hot in the north, with chance coastal showers. Mostly sunny, warm and dry in the south.

  • Sunday Generally dry and sunny throughout. Warm conditions.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/08 Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08

36.2°C

Bulman
Hottest

35.3°C

Jabiru Ap

36.1°C

Bulman

37.1°C

Ngukurr

37.1°C

Ngukurr

17.3°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

-1.0°C

Kulgera

7.0°C

Kulgera

0.5°C

Watarrka

-3.0°C

Arltunga

N 22km/h

Maningrida Ap
Windiest

57km/h

Alice Springs Ap

40km/h

Kintore

61km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

24.0mm

Wave Hill

18.4mm

Jervois

10.0mm

Austral Downs

7.0mm

Curtin Springs
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 %
Possible shower
13 22 60% 1-5mm Nil N 12 34 NNW 16 28
Sunny
14 34 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
20 33 50% < 1mm Nil E 12 67 NE 21 37
Sunny
16 35 10% < 1mm Nil NE 9 50 NE 9 18
Mostly sunny
21 30 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 69 E 20 66
Mostly sunny
17 28 30% < 1mm Nil NE 20 26 NNE 18 17
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Weather News

Sydney weather: Heavy rainfall, strong winds head towards city and Central Coast

17:27 EST

A severe weather warning has been issued for Sydney and parts of the NSW Central Coast, with heavy rainfall and strong winds expected to hit during this afternoon's peak hour.

Queensland farmers rejoice after late winter rain fills in gaps

16:57 EST

After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.

Records tumble during Queensland rain event

16:22 EST

August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.