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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Light odd shower in northern parts of the Top End. Generally dry and sunny otherwise.

  • Saturday Showers in the far north. Dry elsewhere. Mild in the south, warm in the N.

  • Sunday Showers in the far north. Possible storms in the W. Southeasterlies, strongest in the north and east.

  • Monday Showers and storms in the south. The odd light shower in far north, sunny inland.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 24/05 Wed 25/05 Thu 26/05

28.2°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.1°C

Middle Point

38.0°C

Bradshaw

47.0°C

Bulman

15.1°C

Uluru
Coldest

10.0°C

Arltunga

10.8°C

Arltunga
 

2.6°C

Arltunga

SSE 33km/h

Kintore
Windiest

42km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

40km/h

Kintore

40km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.5mm

Labelle Downs

0.0mm

Darwin Ap
 

138.4mm

Cape Wessel
Northern Territory's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.3°C at
Borroloola in 1997
Lowest 7.8°C at
Alice Springs in 1904
Highest 29.0°C at
Oenpelli in 1973
Lowest -4.2°C at
Arltunga in 2011
Highest 297.9mm at
Minjilang in 1977

Northern Territory Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Clearing shower
24 33 40% < 1mm Nil E 18 72 - -
Mostly sunny
20 34 20% < 1mm Nil E 13 67 E 14 32
Possible shower
25 31 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 74 ESE 24 63
Sunny
18 34 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
19 31 10% < 1mm Nil E 19 43 NE 13 27
Possible shower
12 25 90% 5-10mm Nil N 8 65 NNW 18 47
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