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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Showers and storms becoming heavier over Top End. Gusty wind change for the far south.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms becoming heavier over Top End. Easterly winds freshening across the south.

  • Thursday Heavy rain and storms in the far north. Light winds and sunny in the south.

  • Friday Possible storms in the north, clear in the south. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Saturday Possible storms in the far north, sunny elsewhere. Windy in the southeast. Hot in the north..

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 22/04 Sun 23/04 Mon 24/04

36.6°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

37.2°C

Lajamanu

37.7°C

Rabbit Flat

37.0°C

Bradshaw

40.0°C

Brunette Downs

24.3°C

Ngayawili
Coldest

15.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

15.7°C

Territory Grape Farm

15.6°C

Uluru

5.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

ESE 37km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

61km/h

Cape Wessel

62km/h

Cape Wessel

72km/h

McCluer Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

7.0mm

Yirrkala Tropical Gardens

79.0mm

Cape Wessel

81.4mm

Cape Wessel

81.4mm

Cape Wessel
Northern Territory's Records for April
Max Min Rain
Highest 41.4°C at
Minjilang in 1988
Lowest 10.6°C at
Alice Springs in 1916
Highest 29.6°C at
Dum In Mirrie in 2010
Lowest 1.0°C at
Tempe Downs in 1971
Highest 437.0mm at
Nhulunbuy Ap in 1999

Northern Territory Monthly Summaries

April 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
24.2 +0.2 32.6 -0.1 187.8 184
21.5 +0.9 34.3 +0.4 20.6 50
24.3 +1.1 31.0 +0.2 430.8 189
20.4 +0.1 34.4 +0.6 29.4 37
21.3 +0.9 34.0 +2.3 0.0 0
12.9 +0.3 30.1 +1.9 0.0 0
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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