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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Light rain over Carpentaria clearing. Dry in south. Brisk winds inland. Warm Top End.

  • Thursday Warm in the north. Cool in the south. Isolated showers eastern & far northern Top End.

  • Friday Warm in the north. Mild in the south. Isolated showers eastern & far northern Top End.

  • Saturday Hot in the north, with chance coastal showers. Mostly sunny, warm and dry in the south.

  • Sunday Generally dry and sunny throughout. Warm conditions.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/08 Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08

30.9°C

Jabiru Ap
Hottest

35.3°C

Jabiru Ap

36.1°C

Bulman

37.1°C

Ngukurr

37.1°C

Ngukurr

10.4°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

-1.0°C

Kulgera

7.0°C

Kulgera

0.5°C

Watarrka

-3.0°C

Arltunga

NW 22km/h

Point Stuart
Windiest

57km/h

Alice Springs Ap

40km/h

Kintore

61km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

24.0mm

Wave Hill

18.4mm

Jervois

10.0mm

Austral Downs

7.0mm

Curtin Springs
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 Daily Summaries

Wednesday August 24, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
2.3 -3.7 19 -4 0.0
22.1 +8.6 37 +5 0.0
21.5 +1.2 32 +1 0.0
22.6 +3.6 - - 0.0
12.5 -1.9 24 -3 0.0
17.6 +2.6 34 +2 0.0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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