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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy in the north. Gusty along the coast.. Dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Saturday Gusty along coast, hot in the north. Clear and dry in the south.

  • Sunday Widespread sun in the south, partly cloudy north. Hot in the north, gusty along coast.

  • Monday Generally dry, partly cloudy in the north. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Tuesday Warm and dry winds throughout. Genereally dry and sunny.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/05 Wed 24/05 Thu 25/05

32.2°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.0°C

Bradshaw

35.4°C

Oenpelli Airport

37.0°C

Bradshaw

19.6°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

8.6°C

Territory Grape Farm

6.8°C

Arltunga

6.5°C

Arltunga

-2.0°C

Arltunga

E 33km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

50km/h

Douglas River

55km/h

Cape Wessel

57km/h

McCluer Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Batchelor Ap

0.4mm

Kintore

3.4mm

Pirlangimpi

3.4mm

Pirlangimpi
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
(group 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
10 28 30% < 1mm Nil NNW 6 28 WSW 16 18
Sunny
14 33 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
23 33 20% < 1mm Nil SE 19 53 E 21 32
Sunny
16 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 60 SE 24 23
Possible shower
24 30 60% < 1mm Nil SE 24 73 SE 27 67
Sunny
17 31 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 26 ESE 16 15
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