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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Showers in the far north. Dry elsewhere. Mild in the south, warm in the N.

  • Sunday Showers in the far north. Possible storms in the W. Southeasterlies, strongest in the north and east.

  • Monday Showers and storms in the south. The odd light shower in far north, sunny inland.

  • Tuesday Rain and possible storms in the south. The odd shower in eastern parts of the Top End.

  • Wednesday Mostly dry and warm but mild in the south. The odd shower over the Top End.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 25/05 Thu 26/05 Fri 27/05

36.7°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

36.1°C

Middle Point

38.0°C

Bradshaw

38.0°C

Bradshaw

47.0°C

Bulman

18.4°C

Uluru
Coldest

10.8°C

Arltunga

9.5°C

Curtin Springs

6.0°C

Curtin Springs

2.6°C

Arltunga

E 22km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

40km/h

Kintore

50km/h

Kintore

51km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Darwin Ap

0.2mm

Groote Eylandt Ap

5.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

5.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap
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 %
Possible shower
12 23 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 8 67 NNW 15 49
Sunny
18 34 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
24 33 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 17 74 ENE 19 45
Mostly sunny
20 35 20% < 1mm Nil E 13 68 E 13 33
Possible shower
23 31 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 73 E 24 64
Mostly sunny
18 30 20% < 1mm Nil E 20 41 ENE 14 27
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Weather News

Lake Eyre gets late flow from Queensland and more SA rainfall than usual

12:31 EST

Water is flowing into outback Lake Eyre, but somewhat differently from past flooding of the remote saltpan, travel guide Rex Ellis says.

Kiwis in for a pounding

12:24 EST

A strong and complex low is moving over New Zealand and has been generating heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and gale force winds.

When it rains over Uluru

12:19 EST

The sunrise this morning likely made the ancient sandstone formation of Uluru glow a glorious red at dawn, although cloud and rain from today should lead to more demure morning displays for the next couple of days.