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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Clear and hot throughout. Increased cloud over far north.

  • Thursday The odd shower/storm in the far N, otherwise dry. Very warm across much of the state, with SE winds.

  • Friday Mostly sunny and dry. Very hot throughout.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny and dry. Very hot throughout.

  • Sunday Isolated showers in the far N. Dry elsewhere. Very warm across much of the state, with SE winds.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04 Tue 24/04

35.7°C

Rabbit Flat
Hottest

39.0°C

Bradshaw

38.0°C

Bradshaw

46.0°C

Bradshaw

46.0°C

Bradshaw

30.1°C

McCluer Is
Coldest

10.1°C

Arltunga

12.6°C

Alice Springs Ap

12.6°C

Alice Springs Ap

9.6°C

Arltunga

E 37km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

59km/h

Central Arnhem

59km/h

Jervois

51km/h

McCluer Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Point Stuart

1.0mm

Groote Eylandt Ap

0.6mm

Groote Eylandt Ap

0.6mm

Groote Eylandt Ap
Northern Territory's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 45.0°C at
Bradshaw in 2015
Lowest 10.6°C at
Alice Springs in 1916
Highest 30.0°C at
Wave Hill in 2016
Lowest 1.0°C at
Tempe Downs in 1971
Highest 437.0mm at
Nhulunbuy Ap in 1999

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
23 35 5% < 1mm Nil SE 17 63 ESE 18 31
Mostly sunny
18 35 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 62 SE 22 26
Mostly sunny
24 33 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 24 57 ESE 25 56
Sunny
19 36 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
19 33 5% < 1mm Nil E 24 24 ESE 19 14
Sunny
13 32 20% < 1mm Nil NE 8 22 SSE 13 14
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