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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Light showers in northeast & on north coast. Dry & warm elsewhere. Gusty wind change in south.

  • 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
Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08

34.0°C

Victoria River Downs
Hottest

35.1°C

Middle Point

34.2°C

Douglas River

34.0°C

Bradshaw

34.0°C

Middle Point

20.5°C

Curtin Springs
Coldest

1.2°C

Rabbit Flat

2.8°C

Arltunga

2.2°C

Arltunga

2.2°C

Arltunga

ESE 29km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

61km/h

Cape Wessel

51km/h

Groote Eylandt Ap

51km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Channel Island

1.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

1.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

0.4mm

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 %
Sunny
20 32 10% < 1mm Nil E 12 64 ENE 22 23
Sunny
14 33 5% < 1mm Nil E 10 56 ESE 24 22
Mostly sunny
20 28 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 67 SE 22 54
Fog then sunny
13 34 10% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 68 ESE 18 21
Sunny
15 25 5% < 1mm Nil SE 36 36 SE 27 17
Sunny
4 18 5% < 1mm Slight WSW 19 48 SE 26 26
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Weather News

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.

Tsunamis in Australia?

15:37 EST

With another earthquake of 5.7 magnitude being recorded today near off the southern Queensland coast, meteorologists and oceanographers are keeping a wary eye on the potential for tsunamis.

Hobart hopes for snow on Monday.

11:43 EST

A series of strong cold fronts which are moving in quick succession over southeastern parts of Australia threaten to bring low level snow over the coming days to parts of Tasmania.