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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

24.5°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

34.2°C

Douglas River

34.0°C

Bradshaw

34.0°C

Middle Point

34.0°C

Middle Point

7.1°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

2.8°C

Arltunga

2.2°C

Arltunga
 

2.2°C

Arltunga

SE 33km/h

Kintore
Windiest

51km/h

Groote Eylandt Ap

51km/h

Kintore

53km/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 %
Sunny
17 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 25 34 ENE 23 18
Mostly sunny
10 29 5% < 1mm Nil SE 21 25 ESE 20 14
Mostly sunny
19 28 20% < 1mm Nil SE 27 56 SSE 29 55
Sunny
12 29 20% < 1mm Nil SE 27 29 SE 20 18
Sunny
10 22 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 36 36 ESE 29 15
Frost then sunny
1 17 5% < 1mm High SW 14 56 ESE 25 24
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Weather News

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.

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.