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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Gusty along coast, hot in the north. Clear and dry in the south.

  • Sunday Widespread sun in the south, partly cloudy north. Hot in the north, gusty along coast.

  • Monday Generally dry, partly cloudy in the north. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Tuesday Warm and dry winds throughout. Genereally dry and sunny.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 24/05 Thu 25/05 Fri 26/05

28.5°C

Cape Wessel
Hottest

36.0°C

Bradshaw

35.4°C

Oenpelli Airport

35.0°C

Bradshaw

37.0°C

Bradshaw

9.4°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

6.8°C

Arltunga

6.5°C

Arltunga
 

-2.0°C

Arltunga

ESE 31km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

55km/h

Cape Wessel

57km/h

McCluer Is

53km/h

Darwin Ntc
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.4mm

Kintore

3.4mm

Pirlangimpi
 

39.5mm

Nhulunbuy
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 Monthly Summaries

May 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
7.0 -1.2 26.6 +3.5 0.0 0
16.5 +0.8 33.7 +1.5 0.0 0
22.6 +0.6 33.0 +1.0 0.2 1
23.6 +1.0 30.8 +0.9 18.6 21
17.8 +1.5 44 30.8 +3.2 0.0 0
16.9 -0.6 33.4 +1.3 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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