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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday The odd shower along the coast. Dry and warm inland. Light-moderate winds.

  • Tuesday The odd shower over the Top End, otherwise dry. Breezy SE'ly wind. Hot N, milder in the south.

  • Wednesday The odd shower over the Top End, otherwise dry. Very warm in the N, grading mild to the south.

  • Thursday Possible light showers in the far norh. Sunny, dry & windy over central and southern parts.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 25/05 Sat 26/05 Sun 27/05

27.1°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

35.2°C

Oenpelli Airport

35.4°C

Douglas River

35.0°C

Douglas River

47.0°C

Bulman

14.3°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

2.5°C

Watarrka

8.5°C

Rabbit Flat
 

-1.6°C

Arltunga

SE 31km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

48km/h

McCluer Is

53km/h

Cape Wessel

50km/h

Cape Wessel
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Warruwi

0.2mm

Centre Island
 

18.2mm

McCluer Is
Northern Territory's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.0°C at
Bulman in 2016
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
19 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 14 56 E 14 32
Mostly sunny
11 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 13 58 SE 16 23
Mostly sunny
22 29 60% < 1mm Nil SE 23 60 SE 21 60
Mostly sunny
9 30 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
13 25 5% < 1mm Nil SE 29 27 SE 20 15
Sunny
2 21 5% < 1mm Moderate ESE 8 39 SE 19 20
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Weather News

Mid-week snow to help pre-season base

15:11 EST

A cold front due to cross the alpine region will bring some snow to the resorts from Tuesday, assisting the snow-making guns that are currently forming the base for the upcoming winter.

Melbourne's mild run nearly over

13:13 EST

With a trifecta of 20 degree days on the cards for Melbourne, residents are encouraged to make the most of these final warm days.

Tasmanian floods: Victims disappointed they will miss out on disaster relief funding

09:10 EST

Flood victims in Tasmania's Derwent Valley have criticised the Government for locking them out of the Natural Disaster Relief Fund.