Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Sunny, very warm in the NW Top End. Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in Arnhem. Sunny, cool-to-mild over the interior and south.

  • Friday Sunny, very warm in the NW Top End. Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in Arnhem. Sunny, cool-to-mild over the interior and south.

  • Saturday Sunny, very warm in the NW Top End. Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in Arnhem. Windy, mild over the interior. Sunny, cool-to-cold in the south.

  • Sunday Sunny, very warm in the NW Top End. Mostly sunny, mild-to-warm in Arnhem. Windy, mild over the interior. Sunny, cool-to-cold in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 10/05 Tue 11/05 Wed 12/05

27.3°C

Cape Wessel
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

35.8°C

Douglas River
Avg: Rec:

45.2°C

BRADSHAW - KOOLENDONG VALLEY (DEFENCE)
Avg: Rec:
- -

35.2°C

Oenpelli Airstrip
Avg: Rec:
- -

45.2°C

BRADSHAW - KOOLENDONG VALLEY (DEFENCE)
Avg: Rec:
- -

3.2°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

9.1°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:

5.8°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:
 

5.8°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:

SSE 35km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

62km/h

Cape Wessel

55km/h

Cape Wessel

51km/h

Cape Wessel
-
no rain last hr Wettest

12.2mm

Cape Wessel
Avg: Rec:

3.8mm

Cape Wessel
Avg: Rec:
 

12.2mm

Cape Wessel
Avg: Rec:
Northern Territory's Records for May
Max Min Rain
Highest 47.0°C at
Bulman in 2016
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 %
Frost then sunny
1 20 5% < 1mm High ESE 11 45 SE 20 21
Sunny
12 32 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
21 33 5% < 1mm Nil SE 23 52 ESE 16 29
Sunny
13 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 18 38 SE 18 22
Mostly sunny
24 31 50% 1-5mm Nil SSE 26 59 SE 28 57
Sunny
12 26 5% < 1mm Nil SE 33 25 SE 23 20
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