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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot in the north, warm in the south. Gusty and dry southeasterly winds.

  • Thursday Gusty E/SE winds. Hot in the north, hot in the south.

  • Friday Mostly sunny and dry. Moderate dry winds throughout.

  • Saturday Sunny and mostly dry. Gusty southeasterly winds throuhgout.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 20/08 Mon 21/08 Tue 22/08

25.9°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

37.0°C

Douglas River

37.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Bradshaw

39.0°C

Bradshaw

8.2°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

6.5°C

Uluru

4.5°C

Kulgera
 

-3.4°C

Arltunga

ESE 37km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

68km/h

Centre Island

61km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

61km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.2mm

Charles Point

0.2mm

Charles Point
 

6.0mm

Nhulunbuy
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
20 35 5% < 1mm Nil SE 18 44 E 22 24
Sunny
14 34 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 38 ESE 21 17
Mostly sunny
20 31 30% < 1mm Nil SE 24 62 SE 25 61
Sunny
15 33 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
13 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 31 20 SE 20 13
Sunny
3 21 5% < 1mm Moderate E 12 27 ESE 19 15
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Weather News

Hobart longing for rain

16:27 EST

Hobart could be having its first wetter than average month since January tomorrow.

Has the 2017 snow season peaked?

13:30 EST

The current natural snow depth in the alps may be the best we see for the 2017 season.

NT's 2017 dry season disappearing fast, weather changes 'in line with global warming signals', BOM says

17:05 EST

The heart of the Northern Territory's dry season is probably over, with some towns experiencing record temperatures and averages well above normal on the weekend, a weather forecaster says.