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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Rain & isolated storms in south, mainly southwest. Isolated showers/storms Top End, mainly north.

  • Wednesday Patchy light rain & isolated storms in south. Isolated showers/storms Top End, mainly northeast.

  • Thursday Rain & isolated storms in south, mainly southwest. Isolated showers/storms northern Top End.

  • Friday Rain & isolated storms in south. The odd shower/storm about Top End coast.

  • Saturday Generally sunny. Chance shower Top End coast. Cloud developing in far south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 28/05 Sun 29/05 Mon 30/05

31.0°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

38.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.2°C

Douglas River

47.0°C

Bulman

15.4°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

7.7°C

Jervois

11.0°C

Curtin Springs

12.0°C

Kulgera

2.6°C

Arltunga

ESE 29km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

44km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

40km/h

McCluer Is

57km/h

McCluer Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

6.6mm

Point Stuart

23.0mm

Cape Fourcroy

23.6mm

Arltunga

138.4mm

Cape Wessel
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
(group 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
13 22 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 11 73 NW 10 53
Sunny
19 34 60% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
24 34 40% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 71 - -
Sunny
20 35 5% < 1mm Nil E 15 66 E 18 31
Sunny
23 32 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 23 73 ESE 24 65
Sunny
19 31 5% < 1mm Nil E 24 53 ENE 10 32
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Weather News

Warmer-than-usual dry season on the way as records tumble in May

18:48 EST

People in the Top End have sweltered through one of the hottest wet seasons on record, and can now expect a warmer-than-usual dry season, a weather expert says.

Autumn wrap-up amidst winter's arrival

17:09 EST

Chilly mornings and late season rainfall across NSW is in stark contrast to most of autumn.

Dairy loans might be hard to access, but will help farmers face some hard truths

15:28 EST

Low-interest loans may be difficult to access, but will also help people face some difficult truths, a rural accountant says.