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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Light showers along the coastal fringe of Top End. Dry with scattered cloud throughout.

  • Saturday Generally dry and hot in the south. Showers and humid in the north.

  • Sunday Showers and possible storms in the northeast. Remaining dry throughout central and southern area.

  • Monday Possible thundery development across the north. Humid in the north, dry in the south. Hot.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms in the south and Top End. Warm to hot throughout.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 26/04 Wed 27/04 Thu 28/04

30.2°C

Darwin Ntc
Hottest

37.5°C

Bulman

37.2°C

Bulman

37.2°C

Borroloola

40.2°C

Rabbit Flat

20.0°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

9.5°C

Arltunga

9.5°C

Arltunga

13.6°C

Territory Grape Farm

6.4°C

Arltunga

SSE 24km/h

Kintore
Windiest

50km/h

Cape Wessel

51km/h

McCluer Is

37km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

33.8mm

Mainoru Outstation

12.0mm

Ngayawili

15.2mm

Point Stuart

15.2mm

Point Stuart
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 2016
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
25.0 +1.0 72 34.5 +1.8 46.2 45
20.8 +0.2 27 36.3 +2.4 32.0 77
35 24.6 +1.4 35 32.8 +2.0 45.6 20
20.9 +0.6 18 37.1 +3.3 7.0 9
22.4 +2.0 35.1 +3.4 0.0 0
12.9 +0.3 31.7 +3.5 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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