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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Light showers in northeast & on north coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool morning then warm day in south.

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

  • Monday Sunny. Warm in the north, cool in the south. Gusty southeasterlies.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny and dry. Warm in the north. Breezy southeasterlies for interior and Alice.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny and dry. Warm in the north. Breezy southeasterlies for interior and Alice.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 29/07 Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07

25.4°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

33.9°C

Oenpelli Airport

35.1°C

Middle Point

34.2°C

Douglas River

34.0°C

Middle Point

11.4°C

Rabbit Flat
Coldest

-3.5°C

Arltunga

1.2°C

Rabbit Flat

2.8°C

Arltunga

2.8°C

Arltunga

ENE 35km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

57km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

61km/h

Cape Wessel

51km/h

Groote Eylandt Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

2.0mm

Nhulunbuy

0.0mm

Channel Island

1.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

0.4mm

Cape Wessel
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
18 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 51 ENE 23 28
Sunny
10 30 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 49 ESE 18 17
Cloudy
19 27 50% < 1mm Nil SE 23 63 SSE 24 56
Mostly sunny
10 30 50% < 1mm Nil SE 21 25 E 17 19
Sunny
10 24 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 30 34 ESE 18 11
Frost then sunny
1 20 5% < 1mm High W 10 50 E 15 21
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Weather News

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.

Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.

Adelaide records coldest July in almost 20 years

11:36 EST

Adelaide has recorded its chilliest July in close to 20 years, with both maximum and minimum temperatures colder than average.