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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Possible thundery showers in the far southwest. Showers about Darwin. Drier elsewhere.

  • Tuesday Very warm. Isolated showers/storms in south. Generally sunny 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 28/08 Sat 29/08 Sun 30/08

34.5°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

36.8°C

Douglas River

36.0°C

Mango Farm

37.2°C

Middle Point

55.8°C

Murganella Airstrip

19.0°C

Uluru
Coldest

3.5°C

Kulgera

3.0°C

Arltunga

6.7°C

Jervois

-2.3°C

Arltunga

W 20km/h

Darwin Ntc
Windiest

46km/h

Uluru

44km/h

Central Arnhem

61km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

10.2mm

Vaughan Springs

1.6mm

Elliott

1.0mm

Uluru

19.2mm

Tennant Creek 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 Monthly Summaries

August 2015
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
5.8 -0.2 23.2 +0.5 0.4 4
14.1 +0.6 32.4 +0.6 0.2 29
19.7 -0.6 31.8 +0.4 0.2 4
17.8 -1.2 28.9 +0.3 6.4 119
13.4 -1.0 26.6 -0.9 46 40.0 2667
14.1 -0.9 33.2 +1.1 0.0 0
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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