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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

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

  • Friday Warm in the north. Cool in the south. Isolated showers in northern Top End, mainly inlan.

  • Saturday Warm in the north. Mild in the south. The odd shower about the northwest Top End coast.

  • Sunday Warm in the north. Mild in the south. Dry. High cloud developing in the south.

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

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 22/08 Tue 23/08 Wed 24/08

36.6°C

Middle Point
Hottest

36.1°C

Bulman

37.1°C

Ngukurr

37.0°C

Ngukurr

37.7°C

Middle Point

16.6°C

Uluru
Coldest

7.0°C

Kulgera

0.5°C

Watarrka

0.2°C

Arltunga

-3.0°C

Arltunga

E 24km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

40km/h

Kintore

61km/h

Kintore

46km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

18.4mm

Jervois

10.0mm

Austral Downs

0.0mm

Middle Point

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 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
21 33 20% < 1mm Nil S 13 52 WNW 20 35
Mostly sunny
18 34 5% < 1mm Nil SE 20 39 SE 10 25
Mostly sunny
21 30 20% < 1mm Nil ENE 4 74 SE 16 67
Mostly sunny
17 33 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
13 25 5% < 1mm Nil SE 27 38 SSE 10 16
Mostly sunny
1 20 5% < 1mm High ENE 2 39 SW 14 21
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A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

11:44 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

Launceston public meeting applauds city flood levees protection

09:14 EST

Launceston's flood levees have been hailed as a game-changer in minimising the impact of the June flood emergency.