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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

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

  • 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
Fri 27/05 Sat 28/05 Sun 29/05

35.1°C

McArthur River
Hottest

38.0°C

Bradshaw

38.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Bradshaw

47.0°C

Bulman

17.2°C

Uluru
Coldest

6.0°C

Curtin Springs

7.7°C

Jervois

11.0°C

Curtin Springs

2.6°C

Arltunga

E 31km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

51km/h

Kintore

44km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

40km/h

McCluer Is
-

1.0mm last hr

Rabbit Flat
Wettest

5.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap

6.6mm

Point Stuart

23.0mm

Cape Fourcroy

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 %
Cloudy
10 21 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 4 86 ESE 6 53
Mostly sunny
20 34 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
24 33 40% < 1mm Nil SE 8 69 NNW 13 49
Mostly sunny
20 36 5% < 1mm Nil NE 8 59 SE 9 27
Mostly sunny
23 32 30% < 1mm Nil SE 11 73 SE 16 63
Mostly sunny
20 31 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 21 64 ESE 9 35
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Weather News

BoM: More accurate forecasts to help landholders make better decisions

13:23 EST

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) is currently developing a new climate model to improve seasonal forecasts for agriculturalists.

Autumn ends up wetter-than-average for most of SA

13:06 EST

Despite some long dry spells, particularly during April, more than 80 percent of South Australia has ended up with a wetter-than-average autumn, with some of the north doubling their seasonal norm.

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.