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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Saturday Scattered showers over the eastern Top End. Clear and warm elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 21/05 Mon 22/05 Tue 23/05

27.5°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

35.0°C

Bradshaw

36.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Bradshaw

11.9°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

4.2°C

Arltunga

7.1°C

Arltunga
 

-2.0°C

Arltunga

SE 31km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

55km/h

Cape Wessel

46km/h

Cape Wessel

50km/h

Douglas River
-
no rain last hr Wettest

14.1mm

Nabalco Mine

3.0mm

Humpty Doo
 

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 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 %
Sunny
23 34 5% < 1mm Nil SE 14 62 - -
Sunny
18 34 5% < 1mm Nil SE 13 58 SE 24 29
Mostly sunny
25 31 60% < 1mm Nil SE 22 67 SE 24 67
Sunny
17 33 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
18 32 5% < 1mm Nil SE 27 31 - -
Sunny
10 26 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 46 E 22 23
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Weather News

Perth finally sees string of wet days

16:21 EST

Perth has received more rain during the last four days than the last two and a half months combined.

Foggy starts as winter looms

15:46 EST

Fog is a sure sign that winter is on the way and there was plenty of it across the country this morning.

AuctionsPlus Queensland sheep listings double, due to low rainfall and rising prices

12:16 EST

The number of Queensland sheep offered in online sales has doubled week-on-week this fortnight, as producers respond to dry times and a stronger market.