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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Tuesday Rain and possible storms in the south. The odd shower in eastern parts of the Top End.

  • Wednesday Mostly dry and warm but mild in the south. The odd shower over the Top End.

  • Thursday A few isolated showers across the Top End. Areas of rain and showers in the far south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 26/05 Fri 27/05 Sat 28/05

35.0°C

Tindal
Hottest

38.0°C

Bradshaw

38.0°C

Bradshaw

38.0°C

Bradshaw

47.0°C

Bulman

22.7°C

Uluru
Coldest

9.5°C

Curtin Springs

6.0°C

Curtin Springs

8.0°C

Jervois

2.6°C

Arltunga

ESE 25km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

50km/h

Kintore

51km/h

Kintore

44km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-

2.8mm last hr

Cape Fourcroy
Wettest

0.2mm

Groote Eylandt Ap

5.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

7.0mm

Point Stuart

17.4mm

Nhulunbuy Ap
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 %
Mostly sunny
24 34 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 69 NE 16 44
Mostly sunny
20 35 5% < 1mm Nil E 9 65 ESE 8 28
Mostly sunny
23 31 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 17 74 ESE 19 64
Sunny
18 35 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
21 32 30% < 1mm Nil NNE 15 53 WNW 11 31
Possible shower
12 22 70% 1-5mm Nil NW 6 82 W 14 57
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Weather News

Summer to winter skipping autumn

12:49 EST

Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.

Kiwis in for a pounding

12:24 EST

A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.