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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

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 shower across the Top End. Dry but cooler in the south.

  • Friday Showers and storms in the far north coasts. Thunderstorms in the southwest .

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

36.1°C

Lajamanu
Hottest

38.0°C

Bradshaw

38.2°C

Rabbit Flat

40.0°C

Bradshaw

40.0°C

Bradshaw

20.9°C

Jervois
Coldest

14.7°C

Arltunga

16.5°C

Curtin Springs

13.4°C

Arltunga

13.4°C

Arltunga

E 24km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
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

43.8mm

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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup 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
25 33 90% 1-5mm Nil E 15 78 NE 21 48
Mostly sunny
20 36 20% 1-5mm Nil ENE 8 66 E 14 35
Possible thunderstorm
26 32 80% 1-5mm Nil ESE 21 72 E 22 68
Mostly sunny
21 35 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
22 32 70% 1-5mm Nil NNE 19 31 N 12 26
Possible thunderstorm
14 25 90% 10-20mm Nil ENE 8 67 NE 14 58
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Weather News

Searing heat gripping QLD

16:17 EST

Summer-like conditions continue to infiltrate into the Queensland autumn.

Wind-battered SA, TAS and VIC in for further blasts

11:29 EST

On the weekend wild winds battered South Australia, Tasmania and Victoria, toppling trees and bringing down powerlines and there is more of that on the way.

Hottest May night on record for 20 Queensland cities and towns

16:00 EST

Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.