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Thu 13:27 CST
Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

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

  • Friday Rain in east, showers/storms in Top End. 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.

  • Monday . .

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

35.6°C

Ngukurr
Hottest

36.2°C

Douglas River

36.5°C

Katherine

37.7°C

Douglas River

35.6°C

Ngukurr

15.5°C

Uluru
Coldest

11.0°C

Kulgera

7.4°C

Uluru

11.0°C

Uluru

11.0°C

Uluru

NNW 27km/h

Jervois
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 Monthly Summaries

September 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
23.8 +0.8 - - 0.0 0
19.7 +0.0 - - 0.0 0
17.0 -0.6 - - 0.0 0
45 23.6 +5.2 - - 0.0 0
72 15.0 +4.6 - - 0.6 7
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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