Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Sunny, warm in the NW Top End. Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in Arnhem. Sunny, mild-to-warm over the interior and south.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny, warm in the north. Late shower, warm over the interior. Showers/storms, mild-to-warm in the south.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny, warm in the NW Top End. Late shower, mild-to-warm in Arnhem. Mostly sunny, mild over the interior. Clearing shower, cool-to-cold in the south.

  • Friday Mostly sunny, warm in the north. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold over the interior and south.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, warm in the north. Mostly sunny, cool-to-cold over the interior and south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 01/08 Sun 02/08 Mon 03/08

33.8°C

BRADSHAW - KOOLENDONG VALLEY (DEFENCE)
Avg: Rec:
- -
Hottest

33.3°C

Noonamah
Avg: Rec:
- -

32.7°C

Noonamah
Avg: Rec:
- -

33.8°C

Oenpelli Airstrip
Avg: Rec:
- -

34.2°C

BRADSHAW - KOOLENDONG VALLEY (DEFENCE)
Avg: Rec:
- -

26.0°C

McCluer Is
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

-3.3°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

1.9°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

1.6°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

-3.3°C

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:

NW 35km/h

Kintore
Windiest

55km/h

Central Arnhem

44km/h

Gove Airport

44km/h

Cape Wessel
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Centre Island
Avg: Rec:

0.2mm

Ngukurr
Avg: Rec:
- -

0.6mm

Cape Wessel
Avg: Rec:

0.2mm

Centre Island
Avg: Rec:
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 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 %
Possible thunderstorm
14 26 80% 1-5mm Nil N 22 29 NNW 33 31
Fog then sunny
12 32 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
20 30 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 5 73 N 14 50
Sunny
15 34 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 11 59 N 7 26
Mostly sunny
20 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 71 - -
Sunny
17 32 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 26 45 N 22 21
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14:09 EST

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