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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Very warm. Isolated showers/storms in south. Showers with light winds in the north.

  • Wednesday Warm in the north mild in the south. Mostly dry and sunny throughout.

  • Thursday Very warm and sunny throughout. Winds increasing in the south.

  • Friday Very warm in Top End with chance of a shower. Mild to warm in the south and mostly sunny.

  • Saturday Showers for eastern parts of the Top End. Warm and sunny in the west and south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 29/08 Sun 30/08 Mon 31/08

36.6°C

Ngukurr
Hottest

36.0°C

Mango Farm

37.2°C

Middle Point

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.6°C

Ngukurr

28.2°C

Uluru
Coldest

3.0°C

Arltunga

6.7°C

Jervois

10.3°C

Arltunga

10.3°C

Arltunga

NW 33km/h

Territory Grape Farm
Windiest

44km/h

Central Arnhem

61km/h

Centre Island

57km/h

Uluru
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.6mm

Elliott

1.0mm

Uluru

0.6mm

Kintore

0.4mm

Uluru
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
(group 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
4 22 5% < 1mm Slight SSE 18 49 SE 14 21
Mostly sunny
17 36 5% < 1mm Nil SSW 6 76 ENE 13 25
Mostly sunny
22 33 30% < 1mm Nil NE 8 68 N 18 44
Sunny
20 37 5% < 1mm Nil NNW 12 49 E 7 22
Mostly sunny
18 30 5% < 1mm Nil E 14 70 ESE 16 56
Sunny
17 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 34 13 ESE 18 12
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