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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Showers and possible storms in the south. Areas of rain extending to southeast.

  • Friday Rain in west, light showers in south. Cool in south, grading to hot in north.

  • Saturday Showers in north and east, dry in south. Warm in south, grading to hot in north.

  • Sunday Showers and possible thunderstorms in Top End. Warm in the north, mild further south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 29/08 Tue 30/08 Wed 31/08

29.5°C

Tindal
Hottest

36.2°C

Douglas River

36.5°C

Katherine

38.0°C

Douglas River

29.5°C

Tindal

15.0°C

Curtin Springs
Coldest

11.0°C

Kulgera

7.4°C

Uluru

11.0°C

Uluru

11.0°C

Uluru

N 25km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

51km/h

Territory Grape Farm

40km/h

McCluer Is

42km/h

Darwin Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

40.6mm

Hermannsburg

19.0mm

Trephina Gorge

6.0mm

Jervois

5.8mm

Jervois
Northern Territory's Records for September
Max Min Rain
Highest 42.0°C at
Elliott in 1988
Lowest 8.3°C at
Curtin Springs in 1971
Highest 29.0°C at
Darwin in 1931
Lowest -2.8°C at
Watarrka in 2001
Highest 101.6mm at
Pickertaramoor in 1964

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
24 33 80% 1-5mm Nil NW 6 71 NW 24 57
Possible shower
23 34 60% 1-5mm Nil NW 10 63 SW 9 39
Mostly sunny
21 30 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 8 71 ENE 12 64
Mostly sunny
17 34 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Increasing sunshine
20 29 10% < 1mm Nil S 20 49 SSW 10 25
Mostly sunny
9 17 5% < 1mm Nil SW 22 66 SSW 21 45
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