Hot And Sticky May For Top End

June 4, 2024 9:31 am in by

Darwin just sweated through its hottest May in over a century.

The capital city recorded an average maximum temperature of 33.7C, 1.6C warmer than the long-term average – making it the warmest final month of Autumn in 117 years.

Minimum temperatures averaged 23.7C, also 1.5C above average.

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Outlooks are suggesting the run of warm weather will continue through each month during the Dry.