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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Isolated showers/storms in the north. Warm to hot and sunny elsewhere.

  • Wednesday Clear and hot throughout. Increased cloud over far north.

  • Thursday The odd shower/storm in the far N, otherwise dry. Very warm across much of the state, with SE winds.

  • Friday Mostly sunny and dry. Very hot throughout.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny and dry. Very hot throughout.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 21/04 Sun 22/04 Mon 23/04

36.7°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

39.3°C

Lajamanu

39.0°C

Bradshaw

38.0°C

Bradshaw

42.4°C

Bradshaw

30.4°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

13.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

10.1°C

Arltunga

12.6°C

Alice Springs Ap

9.6°C

Arltunga

E 33km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

50km/h

Central Arnhem

59km/h

Central Arnhem

59km/h

Jervois
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Groote Eylandt Ap

0.2mm

Point Stuart

1.0mm

Groote Eylandt Ap

1.0mm

Groote Eylandt Ap
Northern Territory's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 45.0°C at
Bradshaw in 2015
Lowest 10.6°C at
Alice Springs in 1916
Highest 30.0°C at
Wave Hill in 2016
Lowest 1.0°C at
Tempe Downs in 1971
Highest 437.0mm at
Nhulunbuy Ap in 1999

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 %
Sunny
24 35 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 15 65 ENE 19 38
Sunny
17 35 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 52 SE 18 23
Mostly sunny
24 32 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 20 58 ESE 24 57
Sunny
19 36 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
17 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 27 24 ESE 17 15
Sunny
8 26 10% < 1mm Nil E 12 28 SE 18 15
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Weather News

ANZAC Day forecast

11:33 EST

What will the weather be like for dawn services and ANZAC Day marches in Australia's capital cities? Brisbane will be dry with light winds at dawn and the day should stay rain-free, with only the slight chance of a light shower or two.

Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

10:32 EST

Perth may be best known for its idyllic beaches and sunny skies, but the West Australian capital sees more rain than Melbourne, Hobart and London — cities often associated with gloomy, wet weather.

Corals build 'cloud umbrellas' to help keep cool under blazing sun, study says

10:04 EST

Australian researchers have found corals build "cloud umbrellas" to protect themselves from the scorching sun, and say coral loss through bleaching events could have wider ramifications for weather and agricultural production along the Queensland coast.