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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Sunday One or two light showers for Arnhem Land. Dry and mostly sunny elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08 Tue 04/08

31.4°C

Middle Point
Hottest

34.3°C

Victoria River Downs

35.5°C

Middle Point

33.8°C

Middle Point

35.5°C

Middle Point

14.9°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

4.3°C

Alice Springs Ap

0.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

-0.8°C

Alice Springs Ap

-0.8°C

Alice Springs Ap

SE 42km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

61km/h

Kintore

51km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

57km/h

Cape Wessel
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.4mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

0.8mm

Nabalco Mine

0.0mm

Channel Island

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 %
Sunny
5 23 5% < 1mm Slight NW 8 35 W 12 18
Sunny
12 32 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 10 59 ENE 20 27
Sunny
19 31 5% < 1mm Nil E 18 67 NE 23 31
Sunny
12 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 12 64 ESE 18 22
Possible shower
20 28 40% < 1mm Nil SE 19 66 ESE 22 58
Sunny
14 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 18 E 9 9
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