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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Light showers in northeast & on north coast. Dry elsewhere. Cold morning then mild day in south.

  • Friday Light showers on northeast coast. Dry elsewhere. Cold morning then mild day in south.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 27/07 Tue 28/07 Wed 29/07

33.5°C

Middle Point
Hottest

36.1°C

Middle Point

33.4°C

Oenpelli Airport

34.0°C

Middle Point

37.0°C

Bradshaw

22.4°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

-1.0°C

Alice Springs Ap

-3.0°C

Alice Springs Ap

-3.5°C

Arltunga

-5.0°C

Alice Springs Ap

ESE 33km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

55km/h

Bradshaw

59km/h

McCluer Is

57km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.4mm

Cape Wessel

0.5mm

Nabalco Mine

0.0mm

Middle Point

0.0mm

Darwin Ap
Northern Territory's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.5°C at
Tindal in 1995
Lowest 5.9°C at
Uluru in 1997
Highest 26.9°C at
Cape Don in 2010
Lowest -7.5°C at
Alice Springs Ap in 1976
Highest 142.2mm at
Brunette Downs in 1986

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
2 17 5% < 1mm Moderate W 16 58 SE 26 28
Sunny
13 33 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 27 39 SE 21 19
Mostly sunny
19 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 54 ENE 25 24
Mostly sunny
14 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 20 38 ESE 24 18
Mostly sunny
19 28 20% < 1mm Nil SSE 21 66 SSE 30 57
Windy
12 23 5% < 1mm Nil SE 37 33 SE 28 15
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Weather News

Grantham flood inquiry: Former quarry owner says western embankment natural, not manmade

12:49 EST

The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.

Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia

12:45 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.

Drought to be high on agenda of bush councils during talks in St George

11:28 EST

The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.