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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • 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
Thu 26/05 Fri 27/05 Sat 28/05

29.2°C

Cape Wessel
Hottest

38.0°C

Bradshaw

38.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Douglas River

47.0°C

Bulman

8.6°C

Uluru
Coldest

9.5°C

Curtin Springs

6.0°C

Curtin Springs
 

2.6°C

Arltunga

ESE 29km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

50km/h

Kintore

51km/h

Kintore

44km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Groote Eylandt Ap

5.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap
 

138.4mm

Cape Wessel
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
13 25 70% 1-5mm Nil NE 6 79 N 10 52
Mostly sunny
19 33 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
24 33 30% < 1mm Nil E 20 69 E 21 42
Mostly sunny
20 35 10% < 1mm Nil E 15 67 E 16 31
Mostly sunny
23 31 60% 1-5mm Nil E 22 70 ESE 23 63
Mostly sunny
21 30 40% < 1mm Nil E 19 43 ENE 12 31
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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.