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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Very warm in the north. Warm in the south. Patchy rain & storms in south, mainly southwest.

  • Tuesday Rain and possible storms in central and south. Mostly sunny and warm for the Top End.

  • Wednesday Patchy light rain in the west and south clearing. Warm and sunny for the Top End.

  • Thursday Showers and possible storms in the south. Hot and mostly dry in the north.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 26/08 Sat 27/08 Sun 28/08

26.0°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

35.9°C

Middle Point

35.3°C

Oenpelli Airport

35.0°C

Middle Point

37.9°C

Middle Point

7.5°C

Daly Waters
Coldest

1.8°C

Alice Springs Ap

5.3°C

Territory Grape Farm
 

-3.0°C

Arltunga

N 35km/h

Alice Springs Ap
Windiest

57km/h

McCluer Is

53km/h

Nhulunbuy Ap

59km/h

Uluru
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.0mm

Dum In Mirrie

0.2mm

Dum In Mirrie
 

24.0mm

Wave Hill
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 %
Mostly sunny
12 20 10% < 1mm Nil E 13 61 ESE 20 36
Sunny
19 35 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
23 32 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 69 ENE 21 46
Mostly sunny
20 35 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 54 ESE 16 26
Sunny
21 31 40% < 1mm Nil SE 20 67 SE 25 60
Sunny
18 28 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 29 46 SE 15 24
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Weather News

Bureau of Meteorology staff begin strike action as 'last resort'

05:22 EST

Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) staff from across the country are set to begin a fortnight of industrial action following failed pay negotiations.

Wet system on track for ski resorts

13:15 EST

Make the most of the next few days on the slopes as the weather is set to take a turn for the worse.

Waves pound southern WA

10:36 EST

A deep low pressure system has sent a wintry blast over southwest WA and has also generated some massive waves along parts of the southern and southwestern coasts.