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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday The odd shower on the north coast. Dry and mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm in north.

  • Wednesday The odd shower on the northwest coast. Dry and mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm in north.

  • Thursday The odd shower on the northwest coast. Dry and mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm in north.

  • Friday Mostly sunny throughout. Mild in south, warm north. Light winds in south, moderate SE winds in north.

  • Saturday Isolated coastal showers in the east Top End. Warm in the north, mild in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07

32.4°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

32.6°C

Middle Point

32.6°C

Oenpelli Airport

33.3°C

Douglas River

34.1°C

Middle Point

18.5°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

-3.4°C

Arltunga

-2.8°C

Arltunga

-1.0°C

Arltunga

-3.4°C

Arltunga

E 33km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

48km/h

McCluer Is

44km/h

Tindal

53km/h

McCluer Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Cape Wessel

1.4mm

Nabalco Mine

0.2mm

Centre Island

4.4mm

Nhulunbuy 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
(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 27 5% < 1mm Nil SE 24 42 ESE 24 21
Mostly sunny
11 28 5% < 1mm Nil SE 20 37 SE 20 16
Mostly sunny
20 25 10% < 1mm Nil SE 26 64 SSE 27 63
Sunny
9 24 10% < 1mm Nil SE 24 38 SE 18 19
Sunny
8 17 5% < 1mm Nil SE 28 48 SE 22 26
Frost then sunny
0 13 5% < 1mm High WSW 11 79 S 20 44
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