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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Rain & isolated storms in south, mainly southwest. Isolated showers/storms Top End, mainly north.

  • Wednesday Patchy light rain & isolated storms in south. Isolated showers/storms Top End, mainly northeast.

  • Thursday Rain & isolated storms in south, mainly southwest. Isolated showers/storms northern Top End.

  • Friday Rain & isolated storms in south. The odd shower/storm about Top End coast.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 28/05 Sun 29/05 Mon 30/05

30.7°C

Ngukurr
Hottest

38.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.2°C

Douglas River

47.0°C

Bulman

14.5°C

Arltunga
Coldest

7.7°C

Jervois

11.0°C

Curtin Springs

12.0°C

Kulgera

2.6°C

Arltunga

ESE 35km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

44km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

40km/h

McCluer Is

57km/h

McCluer Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.6mm

Point Stuart

23.0mm

Cape Fourcroy

18.0mm

Territory Grape Farm

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
(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 %
Sunny
24 33 10% < 1mm Nil S 10 67 WNW 16 47
Mostly sunny
20 36 5% < 1mm Nil N 7 54 SSW 9 24
Mostly sunny
23 32 30% < 1mm Nil SE 12 71 SE 15 60
Mostly sunny
20 34 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Increasing sunshine
19 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 17 59 SSE 8 35
Mostly sunny
11 23 20% < 1mm Nil SE 4 88 SE 7 58
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Weather News

Freezing Melbourne morning

09:44 EST

Jack frost visited most of Melbourne this morning, with the Airport experiencing its coldest May morning in 26 years.

Nappa Merrie property wants 10,000 cattle to restock after rain

07:53 EST

One property in far western Queensland wants to double its cattle numbers, to get back up to 10,000 head.

Record hot temperatures around Darwin stopping most mango trees from flowering

18:04 EST

The Top End of the Northern Territory is having one of its hottest May's on record, which is causing issues for a number of mango plantations.