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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy in the north. Gusty along the coast.. Dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Saturday Gusty along coast, hot in the north. Clear and dry in the south.

  • Sunday Widespread sun in the south, partly cloudy north. Hot in the north, gusty along coast.

  • Monday Generally dry, partly cloudy in the north. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Tuesday Warm and dry winds throughout. Genereally dry and sunny.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 23/05 Wed 24/05 Thu 25/05

28.5°C

Jabiru Ap
Hottest

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.0°C

Bradshaw

35.4°C

Oenpelli Airport

37.0°C

Bradshaw

16.3°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

8.6°C

Territory Grape Farm

6.8°C

Arltunga

6.5°C

Arltunga

-2.0°C

Arltunga

SE 35km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

50km/h

Douglas River

55km/h

Cape Wessel

57km/h

McCluer Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Batchelor Ap

0.4mm

Kintore

3.4mm

Pirlangimpi

3.4mm

Pirlangimpi
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 Daily Summaries

Friday May 26, 2017
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Min to 9am Anomaly Max from 9am Anomaly Rain to 9am
°C °C °C °C mm
24.3 +2.2 32 +0 0.0
17.3 -0.2 33 +1 0.0
23.7 +1.1 30 +0 0.0
13.2 -2.5 33 +1 0.0
17.9 +1.6 31 +3 0.0
8.2 +0.0 28 +5 0.0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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