Fairfax Media Network

Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Isolated showers about coasts. Dry elsewhere. Warm in most areas.

  • Wednesday Cool morning in south. Easterly winds freshening. Sunny and dry throughout.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy in the north, sunny elsewhere. Warm in most areas.

  • Friday Scattered showers over the Top End. Dry and sunny elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 20/05 Sun 21/05 Mon 22/05

27.9°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

36.3°C

Jabiru Ap

35.0°C

Bradshaw

36.0°C

Oenpelli Airport

36.3°C

Jabiru Ap

11.5°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

5.9°C

Alice Springs Ap

4.2°C

Arltunga
 

-2.0°C

Arltunga

SE 33km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

48km/h

Centre Island

55km/h

Cape Wessel

46km/h

Cape Wessel
-
no rain last hr Wettest

39.5mm

Nhulunbuy

14.1mm

Nabalco Mine
 

39.5mm

Nhulunbuy
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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup 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
02:30 CST
SSE 6 6 25.7 24.0 27.3 90 2 0.0 1011.5
02:30 CST
SSE 11 11 22.6 19.4 22.6 82 2 0.0 1013.0
02:30 CST
SSE 15 20 25.4 22.7 26.6 85 2 1.6 1011.9
02:30 CST
- 0 0 21.0 18.0 21.0 83 1 0.0 1013.4
02:30 CST
E 13 15 20.6 4.6 20.6 35 10 0.0 1017.0
02:30 CST
N 11 13 17.9 2.6 17.9 36 9 0.0 1018.6
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Southern swell reaches NSW early

15:29 EST

Early risers along the New South Wales coast may have been surprised to see big waves as the sun rose this morning.

Aurora australis illuminates weekend nights

14:10 EST

Aurora chasers in Tasmania and Victoria stayed up late on the weekend to catch a glimpse of the southern lights.

Brisbane weather: Fog shrouds CBD for second straight morning

09:12 EST

Brisbane has awoken to a city shrouded in fog for the second day in a row.