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Northern Territory Weather

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

34.2°C

Bulman
Hottest

36.8°C

Douglas River

36.0°C

Mango Farm

37.0°C

Middle Point

55.8°C

Murganella Airstrip

22.0°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

3.5°C

Kulgera

3.0°C

Arltunga

7.0°C

Jervois

-2.3°C

Arltunga

SE 29km/h

Nhulunbuy Ap
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Group by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
12:40 CST
NNW 13 17 24.9 -7.5 24.9 11 27 0.0 1018.7
12:40 CST
NNE 17 20 33.8 -0.7 31.3 11 40 0.0 1014.4
12:40 CST
WNW 19 26 30.6 18.9 31.8 49 10 0.0 1014.6
12:40 CST
SE 30 35 29.7 16.8 29.9 45 14 0.0 1014.8
12:40 CST
ENE 17 22 26.9 -6.5 25.8 10 32 0.0 1017.8
12:40 CST
S 7 7 31.6 13.8 30.8 34 13 0.0 1014.6
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