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Northern Territory Weather

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

30.5°C

Victoria River Downs
Hottest

36.2°C

Douglas River

36.5°C

Katherine

38.0°C

Douglas River

30.5°C

Victoria River Downs

15.0°C

Uluru
Coldest

11.0°C

Kulgera

7.4°C

Uluru

11.0°C

Uluru

11.0°C

Uluru

27km/h

Cape Wessel
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
22 34 40% < 1mm Nil SE 19 57 ENE 24 37
Sunny
21 34 5% < 1mm Nil SE 20 37 ESE 20 23
Mostly sunny
21 30 70% 1-5mm Nil SSE 26 63 SSE 26 65
Mostly sunny
16 34 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
14 27 5% < 1mm Nil SE 29 39 SE 17 22
Sunny
4 22 5% < 1mm Slight E 11 52 E 15 27
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