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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Light showers in northeast & on north coast. Dry & warm elsewhere. Gusty wind change in south.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Warm in the north, cool in the south. Gusty southeasterly winds spreading north.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Warm in the north, cool in the south. Gusty southeasterly winds spreading to Top End.

  • Wednesday Light showers far northeast coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool in south. Gusty southeasterly winds easing.

  • Thursday Light showers far northeast coast. Dry elsewhere. Cool in south. Gusty southeasterly winds easing.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 30/07 Fri 31/07 Sat 01/08

31.9°C

Douglas River
Hottest

35.1°C

Middle Point

34.2°C

Douglas River

34.0°C

Middle Point

34.0°C

Middle Point

18.4°C

Uluru
Coldest

1.2°C

Rabbit Flat

2.8°C

Arltunga

2.2°C

Arltunga

2.2°C

Arltunga

ESE 40km/h

Nhulunbuy Ap
Windiest

61km/h

Cape Wessel

51km/h

Groote Eylandt Ap

51km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Channel Island

1.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

0.2mm

Centre Island

0.2mm

Centre Island
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Sunday August 2, 2015
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
GOVE AIRPORT 1.0 -
BORROLOOLA AIRPORT 0.2 24
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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11:43 EST

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