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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Hot, humid and thunderstorms in the north. Hot and generally clear in the south.

  • Tuesday Thundery showers over northern and eastern parts. Hot throughout, particularly south. Humid in north.

  • Wednesday Thundery showers over the north, dry elsewhere. Hot to very hot throughout.

  • Thursday Hot, humid and stormy in the north. Mostly sunny and hot elsewhere.

  • Friday Sultry with showers and storms in the Top End. Hot to very hot and dry elsewhere.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 05/02 Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02

39.2°C

McArthur River
Hottest

37.1°C

Kintore

37.4°C

Ngukurr

39.6°C

Kintore

40.0°C

Ngukurr

23.8°C

Port Keats Ap
Coldest

15.2°C

Watarrka

19.0°C

Alice Springs Ap

17.5°C

Kulgera

12.0°C

Kulgera

SE 37km/h

Alice Springs Ap
Windiest

57km/h

Croker Island Ap

50km/h

Maningrida Ap

51km/h

Alice Springs Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

83.0mm

Howard Springs

35.0mm

Milingimbi

5.6mm

Ngayawili

17.0mm

Port Keats Ap
Northern Territory's Records for February
Max Min Rain
Highest 46.1°C at
Jervois in 1983
Lowest 15.0°C at
Alice Springs in 1953
Highest 32.8°C at
Milingimbi in 1981
Lowest 2.9°C at
Jervois in 2014
Highest 510.0mm at
Port Keats Police in 1976

Northern Territory Weather Forecasts

Station
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
26 33 90% 5-10mm Nil WSW 16 78 W 23 60
Thunderstorms
25 35 90% 5-10mm Nil SW 7 71 SE 11 49
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 90% 1-5mm Nil SW 10 72 ESE 10 57
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
24 37 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 15 49 ESE 23 26
Sunny
20 39 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 10 24 ESE 26 11
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Weather News

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BoM given one day's notice about CSIRO restructure

15:16 EDT

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says it was given just one day's notice about a major CSIRO restructure that could impact joint projects between the agencies.

Falls and flooding for Queensland's Central Coast

15:04 EDT

As expected, the rainfall totals were of the order of hundreds of millimetres on the Central Coast and Capricornia of Queensland over the course of the weekend, with some places having their largest falls this wet season.