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Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Possible thundery development across the north. Humid in the north, dry in the south. Hot.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms in the south and Top End. Warm to hot throughout.

  • Wednesday Showers and humid in the north. Warm and mostly sunny in the south.

  • Thursday The odd showers across the Top End. Dry but cooler in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 29/04 Sat 30/04 Sun 01/05

36.2°C

Lajamanu
Hottest

38.0°C

Bradshaw

38.2°C

Rabbit Flat

40.0°C

Bradshaw

40.0°C

Bradshaw

20.1°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

14.7°C

Arltunga

16.5°C

Curtin Springs

13.4°C

Arltunga

13.4°C

Arltunga

ENE 24km/h

Point Stuart
Windiest

46km/h

Kintore

59km/h

Darwin Ap

57km/h

Point Stuart
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.0mm

Yirrkala Tropical Gardens

82.6mm

Middle Point

44.0mm

McCluer Is

44.0mm

McCluer Is
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Monday May 2, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
GOVE AIRPORT 2.0 -
TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT 0.2 -
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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