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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Wednesday Gusty easterlies across the territory. Mostly sunny with dry conditions .

NT Extremes and Records

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

28.3°C

Oenpelli Airport
Hottest

35.4°C

Oenpelli Airport

35.0°C

Bradshaw

35.0°C

Douglas River

37.0°C

Bradshaw

12.7°C

Rabbit Flat
Coldest

6.5°C

Arltunga

8.3°C

Rabbit Flat
 

-2.0°C

Arltunga

ESE 40km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

57km/h

McCluer Is

53km/h

Darwin Ntc

51km/h

Cape Wessel
-
no rain last hr Wettest

3.4mm

Pirlangimpi

0.8mm

Croker Island Ap
 

39.5mm

Nhulunbuy
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
23 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 26 43 - -
Mostly cloudy
16 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 24 33 SE 23 27
Mostly sunny
24 30 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 34 72 SE 33 70
Mostly sunny
17 31 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 35 34 SE 26 19
Frost then sunny
-1 21 5% < 1mm Severe ESE 11 51 ESE 24 21
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Weather News

Early snow heading to Australian Alps

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A cold front is surging across southern Australia today and will reach the Alps on Sunday morning.

Adelaide's early start to winter

11:35 EST

A pair of fronts are set to bring a chilly start to winter for the South Australian capital.

Cyclone Debbie rebuild continues for 'heartbroken' north Queensland residents

09:36 EST

It has been almost two months since Tropical Cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast and many residents in the Whitsundays are still rebuilding their lives.