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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Possible thundery development across the north. Humid in the north, dry in the south. Hot.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms in the south and Top End. Warm to hot throughout.

  • Wednesday Showers and humid in the north. Warm and mostly sunny in the south.

  • Thursday The odd showers across the Top End. Dry but cooler in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 29/04 Sat 30/04 Sun 01/05

35.1°C

Lajamanu
Hottest

38.0°C

Bradshaw

38.2°C

Rabbit Flat

40.0°C

Bradshaw

40.0°C

Bradshaw

19.0°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

14.7°C

Arltunga

16.5°C

Curtin Springs

13.4°C

Arltunga

13.4°C

Arltunga

NNE 29km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

46km/h

Kintore

59km/h

Darwin Ap

57km/h

Point Stuart
-
no rain last hr Wettest

5.0mm

Yirrkala Tropical Gardens

82.6mm

Middle Point

44.0mm

McCluer Is

44.0mm

McCluer Is
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 %
Possible thunderstorm
24 33 60% 1-5mm Nil E 16 81 ENE 23 60
Thunderstorms
21 37 90% 1-5mm Nil E 12 71 E 16 41
Possible thunderstorm
25 31 90% 1-5mm Nil E 19 76 E 20 67
Possible shower
22 36 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
25 34 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 37 E 12 27
Possible shower
15 27 80% 1-5mm Nil ESE 10 47 ESE 13 42
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16:00 EST

Vast areas of Queensland have experienced the hottest May night since records began, some of which stretch back to the 1800s.

Capital city April wrap-up

14:00 EST

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