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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Gusty dry southeasterly flow. Generally sunny and dry throughout.

  • Wednesday Stable and dry southeasterly flow. Generally dry and sunny throughout.

  • Thursday Dry throughout, hot in the northwes, cooler south.. Dry and stable southeasterly winds..

  • Friday Mostly sunny and dry throughout. Hot in the west, warm in the east.

  • Saturday . .

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 30/08 Sun 31/08 Mon 01/09

32.3°C

McArthur River
Hottest

35.0°C

Oenpelli Airport

35.4°C

Middle Point

36.0°C

Oenpelli Airport

36.0°C

Oenpelli Airport

16.0°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

0.0°C

Arltunga

2.0°C

Arltunga

6.0°C

Rabbit Flat

2.0°C

Arltunga

ESE 29km/h

Alice Springs Ap
Windiest

53km/h

Bradshaw

42km/h

Jabiru Ap

51km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.6mm

Point Stuart

0.2mm

Centre Island

0.8mm

Point Stuart

0.2mm

Batchelor Ap
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
11 32 5% < 1mm Nil W 10 14 NE 13 5
Mostly sunny
12 33 5% < 1mm Nil E 9 59 ENE 18 24
Fog then sunny
18 33 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 58 E 15 21
Mostly sunny
15 36 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 35 ESE 18 10
Mostly sunny
18 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 58 SE 19 45
Sunny
18 33 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 11 ESE 6 5
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