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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Dry. Gusty southeasterly winds. Cold morning, cool day in south. Warm in north.

  • Wednesday Dry. Gusty southeasterly winds. Cold morning, cool day in south. Warm in north.

  • Thursday Showers in far NE. Dry, gusty SE winds elsewhere. Cold morning, cool day in south. Warm in north.

  • Friday Showers in far NE. Dry, gusty SE winds elsewhere. Cold morning, cool day in south. Warm in north.

  • Saturday Showers, possibly thundery, in northeast. Sunny and dry in southeasterlies elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

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

30.5°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

35.0°C

Bradshaw

34.7°C

Douglas River

35.0°C

Douglas River

37.0°C

Bradshaw

15.0°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

6.0°C

Curtin Springs

5.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

3.0°C

Kulgera

-2.0°C

Arltunga

SSE 40km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

51km/h

McCluer Is

55km/h

Centre Island

64km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Darwin Ap

1.0mm

Cape Wessel

0.0mm

Channel Island

0.2mm

Darwin 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
(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
22 32 20% < 1mm Nil SE 24 55 ESE 23 37
Mostly sunny
16 32 5% < 1mm Nil SE 21 35 SE 23 31
Windy
24 30 80% 1-5mm Nil SE 31 73 SE 33 66
Mostly sunny
17 31 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Windy
12 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 32 34 SE 22 25
Frost then sunny
-1 20 5% < 1mm Severe ESE 8 44 ESE 22 22
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Weather News

Roll cloud over southern Queensland

14:41 EST

A rare cloud formation was seen crossing southern Queensland on Monday morning.

Pre-winter frost grips eastern states

11:12 EST

Winter was knocking on the door in New South Wales and southern Queensland this morning as some areas shivered through their coldest May start on record.

Students unable to get to school after Cyclone Debbie find temporary classrooms

08:45 EST

Twenty-eight school children in North Queensland are adjusting to a new school campus, after damage to a road during Cyclone Debbie made their regular school commute unfeasible.