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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers and storms in the north and east. Mostly sunny in the far south.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms in Top End, mainly east. Mostly sunny and warm. Light winds inland.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the Top End, mainly east. Mostly dry and sunny elsewhere.

  • Friday Light showers in northern parts of the Top End. Generally dry and sunny otherwise.

  • Saturday Showers in the far north. Dry elsewhere. Mild in the south, warm in the N.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/05 Sun 22/05 Mon 23/05

28.9°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

37.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Bradshaw

47.0°C

Bulman

15.1°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

9.0°C

Arltunga

12.5°C

Kulgera

7.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

2.6°C

Arltunga

SSE 22km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

53km/h

Cape Wessel

42km/h

Centre Island

46km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

137.6mm

Groote Eylandt Ap

20.8mm

Groote Eylandt Ap

19.2mm

Point Stuart

19.2mm

Point Stuart
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
25 34 30% < 1mm Nil SE 10 71 NE 14 49
Mostly sunny
20 34 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 13 67 SE 10 35
Possible shower
23 30 40% < 1mm Nil E 6 78 E 13 67
Possible shower
19 32 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
19 30 10% < 1mm Nil ESE 15 70 ENE 6 44
Sunny
12 30 5% < 1mm Nil N 8 64 - -
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13:50 EST

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Power restored after storm blacks out thousands of WA homes

13:47 EST

Thousands of properties in Western Australia have had their power supplies restored after a second storm in four days, with the cold front passing without serious incident.