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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Light odd shower 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.

  • Sunday Showers in the far north. Possible storms in the W. Southeasterlies, strongest in the north and east.

  • Monday Showers and storms in the south. The odd light shower in far north, sunny inland.

NT Extremes and Records

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

28.9°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

37.0°C

Bradshaw

36.1°C

Middle Point

38.0°C

Bradshaw

47.0°C

Bulman

17.7°C

Uluru
Coldest

10.0°C

Arltunga

10.8°C

Arltunga
 

2.6°C

Arltunga

SSE 18km/h

Kintore
Windiest

42km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

40km/h

Kintore

37km/h

Alice Springs Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

11.5mm

Labelle Downs

0.0mm

Darwin Ap
 

138.4mm

Cape Wessel
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 22 30% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 72 SSE 18 38
Mostly sunny
19 33 30% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
24 33 30% < 1mm Nil SE 5 70 N 15 49
Mostly sunny
20 35 5% < 1mm Nil NE 8 55 ESE 12 30
Possible shower
25 30 30% 1-5mm Nil SE 6 77 ESE 12 65
Sunny
20 33 5% < 1mm Nil S 9 45 S 9 25
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