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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Thursday A few isolated showers across the Top End. Areas of rain and showers in the far south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 27/05 Sat 28/05 Sun 29/05

29.6°C

Oenpelli Airport
Hottest

38.0°C

Bradshaw

38.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Bradshaw

47.0°C

Bulman

15.2°C

Kulgera
Coldest

6.0°C

Curtin Springs

7.7°C

Jervois
 

2.6°C

Arltunga

E 33km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

51km/h

Kintore

44km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

40km/h

McCluer Is
-

1.2mm last hr

Rabbit Flat
Wettest

5.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

6.6mm

Point Stuart
 

23.0mm

Cape Fourcroy
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 thunderstorm
13 23 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 10 81 NNW 12 53
Mostly sunny
20 33 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
24 34 30% < 1mm Nil E 20 70 E 20 41
Mostly sunny
20 35 10% < 1mm Nil E 14 68 ESE 16 32
Mostly sunny
23 32 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 23 71 ESE 24 63
Mostly sunny
20 30 30% < 1mm Nil ENE 19 42 ENE 12 28
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Weather News

Big surf closes beaches across Sydney, NSW

07:43 EST

Surf lifesavers have issued a warning to beachgoers as a large swell closes stretches of the New South Wales coastline.

Eastern Australia's frost season starts late but abruptly

18:52 EST

For most of Australia's frost-prone areas the frost season has started later than any other year since 2007 but now it has arrived with a shudder.

Summer to winter skipping autumn

12:49 EST

Although temperatures across the southern states have been more seasonal over the recent days, temperatures along the eastern seaboard have remained quite balmy.