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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Rain & isolated storms in south, mainly southwest. Isolated showers/storms Top End, mainly north.

  • Wednesday Patchy light rain & isolated storms in south. Isolated showers/storms Top End, mainly northeast.

  • Thursday Rain & isolated storms in south, mainly southwest. Isolated showers/storms northern Top End.

  • Friday Rain & isolated storms in south. The odd shower/storm about Top End coast.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 28/05 Sun 29/05 Mon 30/05

28.0°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

38.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.0°C

Oenpelli Airport

47.0°C

Bulman

13.9°C

Uluru
Coldest

7.7°C

Jervois

11.0°C

Curtin Springs
 

2.6°C

Arltunga

E 31km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

44km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

40km/h

McCluer Is

57km/h

McCluer Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.6mm

Point Stuart

23.0mm

Cape Fourcroy
 

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 %
Mostly sunny
24 34 20% < 1mm Nil E 20 71 - -
Mostly sunny
21 35 20% < 1mm Nil E 14 67 E 17 32
Mostly sunny
23 32 80% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 71 ESE 24 63
Mostly sunny
20 33 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
20 30 30% < 1mm Nil NE 20 48 ENE 10 33
Possible thunderstorm
14 22 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 10 86 N 16 57
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Weather News

Record hot temperatures around Darwin stopping most mango trees from flowering

18:04 EST

The Top End of the Northern Territory is having one of its hottest May's on record, which is causing issues for a number of mango plantations.

Ain't Darwin the coolest

15:37 EST

Whilst it may just be beginning to feel like winter across the southern capitals, it sure feels like the tail-end of summer in Darwin.

Records broken for coldest May morning in eight areas across NSW, BoM confirms

15:37 EST

Eight areas across New South Wales experienced record-breaking cold weather overnight, but the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says the state is still set for a relatively warm winter.