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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Sunday Possible showers or storms along coasts & islands. Mild easterly winds and sunny in south.

  • Monday Showers and a few storms over the Top End. Warm in the north, grading to mild in the south.

  • Tuesday Chance showers and storms in the Top End. Dry and warm in the south.

  • Wednesday Chance showers and storms in the Top End. Dry and warm in the south.

  • Thursday Showers and storms in the north. Warm and windy in the centre and south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Thu 27/04 Fri 28/04 Sat 29/04

32.6°C

Noonamah
Hottest

35.0°C

Katherine

33.0°C

Bradshaw

33.1°C

Jabiru Ap

40.0°C

Brunette Downs

20.5°C

Uluru
Coldest

4.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

3.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

9.0°C

Borroloola

3.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

ESE 25km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

83km/h

McCluer Is

61km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

53km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

191.6mm

Pirlangimpi

2.2mm

Pirlangimpi

0.0mm

Darwin Ap

222.4mm

Warruwi
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 %
24.1 +0.1 32.0 -0.7 191.4 187
21.0 +0.4 34.0 +0.1 20.6 50
24.2 +1.0 30.8 +0.0 488.2 214
19.5 -0.8 34.1 +0.3 29.4 37
20.4 -0.0 33.0 +1.3 0.0 0
12.1 -0.5 28.9 +0.7 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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Weather News

Colder showery changes moving through southern states

15:27 EST

A front is bringing a colder showery change to southern Australia, dropping temperatures by five-to-10 degrees.

North Queensland chills

09:54 EST

Some inland areas of Northern Queensland have had their coldest April morning in at least 60 years.

Fog and low cloud glooming southern Australia

14:41 EST

Large areas of southern Australia can expect a foggy start to the next few mornings, reducing visibility for the first few hours, even in the southeastern capitals.