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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Warm in the north, cool in the south. Gusty southeasterly winds spreading north.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Warm in the north, cool in the south. Gusty southeasterly winds spreading to Top End.

  • Wednesday Light showers far northeast coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool in south. Gusty southeasterly winds easing.

  • Thursday Light showers far northeast coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool in south. Gusty southeasterly winds easing.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08

26.4°C

Cape Wessel
Hottest

34.2°C

Douglas River

34.0°C

Bradshaw

34.0°C

Middle Point

34.0°C

Middle Point

4.8°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

2.8°C

Arltunga

2.2°C

Arltunga
 

2.2°C

Arltunga

ESE 29km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

51km/h

Groote Eylandt Ap

51km/h

Kintore

61km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

1.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap
 

1.0mm

Nhulunbuy 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
(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 %
Mostly sunny
20 32 5% < 1mm Nil E 11 65 ENE 20 26
Sunny
14 33 5% < 1mm Nil E 10 55 ESE 24 21
Mostly sunny
20 28 20% < 1mm Nil SE 20 69 SE 22 54
Sunny
13 34 20% < 1mm Nil S 18 65 ESE 18 21
Sunny
15 25 5% < 1mm Nil SE 36 33 SE 27 17
Sunny
4 18 5% < 1mm Slight SW 20 52 SE 26 26
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Weather News

Snow settles on Hobart's beaches as falls force closure of roads and schools

08:53 EST

Snow has fallen on Hobart's beaches, central business district and across the state, prompting the closure of many roads and schools.

I thought it was supposed to be winter?

16:29 EST

Spring-like temperatures are bathing central and northern parts of New South Wales today, with some places experiencing record temperatures for this time of the year.

Rain and thunderstorms saturate southern NSW

12:27 EST

Areas of rain rolled across southern New South Wales yesterday and into early this morning, bringing some of the best August rainfall in several years for some places.