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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Hot and sunny inland. Possble shower around Darwin.

  • Monday Possible thundery showers in the far south. Showers about Darwin. Drier elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Very warm. Isolated showers/storms in south. Generally sunny with light winds in the north.

  • Wednesday Warm in the north mild in the south. Mostly dry and sunny throughout .

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08 Sat 29/08

25.4°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

36.9°C

Douglas River

36.8°C

Douglas River

36.0°C

Middle Point

55.8°C

Murganella Airstrip

4.9°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

9.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

3.5°C

Kulgera
 

-2.3°C

Arltunga

E 31km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

48km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

46km/h

Uluru

44km/h

Central Arnhem
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.0mm

Birrindudu

10.2mm

Vaughan Springs
 

19.2mm

Tennant Creek 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
21 33 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 5 67 NW 20 40
Sunny
19 36 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 6 45 ENE 12 19
Mostly sunny
19 30 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 65 SE 21 53
Sunny
15 36 5% < 1mm Nil SE 17 31 SE 13 14
Sunny
14 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 30 22 ESE 17 13
Sunny
5 23 5% < 1mm Slight SSW 13 39 S 16 18
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Snowfalls hit Tassie again

16:10 EST

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Shoalhaven oyster farmers face hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses as floods wash away salinity

13:36 EST

Oyster farms flooded in this week's downpour at Greenwell Point on the New South Wales south coast could lose hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of oysters.

Police rescue motorists stranded in heavy snowfall in Tasmania's south

12:56 EST

Snow has affected some roads in Tasmania's south, prompting police to warn drivers to use extreme caution after a number of motorists were left stranded on Friday night.