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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Showers and storms confined to the Top End. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 21/04 Sat 22/04 Sun 23/04

30.3°C

Bradshaw
Hottest

37.0°C

Bradshaw

37.2°C

Lajamanu

38.0°C

Rabbit Flat

40.0°C

Brunette Downs

22.8°C

Uluru
Coldest

15.6°C

Alice Springs Ap

15.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

16.0°C

Territory Grape Farm

5.4°C

Alice Springs Ap

NNE 31km/h

Jervois
Windiest

42km/h

Tindal

61km/h

Cape Wessel

62km/h

Cape Wessel
-
no rain last hr Wettest

15.4mm

Milingimbi

6.4mm

Milingimbi

79.0mm

Cape Wessel

79.0mm

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
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
12.7 +0.1 30.0 +1.8 0.0 0
20.4 +0.1 34.4 +0.6 29.4 37
24.2 +0.2 32.5 -0.2 187.8 184
24.3 +1.1 31.1 +0.3 407.8 179
21.3 +0.9 33.9 +2.2 0.0 0
21.5 +0.9 34.3 +0.4 20.6 50
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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