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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday A few showers and storms in the south. Mostly sunny and very warm in the north.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 26/08 Thu 27/08 Fri 28/08

25.6°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.9°C

Douglas River

37.0°C

Douglas River

55.8°C

Murganella Airstrip

6.0°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

3.0°C

Kulgera

9.2°C

Alice Springs Ap
 

-2.3°C

Arltunga

ESE 29km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

55km/h

Territory Grape Farm

48km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

46km/h

Uluru
-
no rain last hr Wettest

16.8mm

Tennant Creek Ap

4.6mm

Upper Victoria River
 

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
(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 24 5% < 1mm Slight SW 16 37 SE 17 17
Mostly sunny
17 36 5% < 1mm Nil SE 15 45 ENE 16 17
Sunny
20 33 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 5 71 NNW 19 37
Sunny
18 36 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 7 45 ESE 12 17
Mostly sunny
18 30 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 9 69 SE 18 54
Mostly sunny
16 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 30 15 ESE 15 12
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