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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

36.0°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

37.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Bradshaw

47.0°C

Bulman

23.7°C

Uluru
Coldest

9.0°C

Arltunga

12.5°C

Kulgera

7.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

2.6°C

Arltunga

ESE 27km/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
(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 %
Mostly sunny
13 24 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 60 SSE 19 35
Mostly sunny
19 33 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
24 33 60% 1-5mm Nil E 8 69 NNE 13 51
Mostly sunny
20 35 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 8 62 ESE 13 31
Possible shower
25 30 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 78 ESE 13 69
Sunny
20 33 5% < 1mm Nil S 10 47 SE 10 27
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Weather News

Wet week for NSW

13:50 EST

Three rain-bearing systems will traverse New South Wales within the next seven days, rounding out a bumper May.

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.

Melbourne in for cold, wet end to May

12:05 EST

Like many other cities, Melbourne hasn't really felt much autumn weather, but that will quickly change.