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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Showers and squally storms across eastern Top End. Dry, hot and mostly sunny in the south.

  • Saturday Heavy showers and storms in the north. Dry in the south. Very hot in the south.

  • Sunday Thunderstorms across the Top End, dry in the south. Very hot over central/southern parts.

  • Monday SHowers and a few storms over the Top End. Dry elsewhere. Hot throughout.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02 Thu 23/02

29.2°C

Dum In Mirrie
Hottest

36.6°C

Kintore

39.2°C

Rabbit Flat

40.0°C

Kintore

43.0°C

Kulgera

23.9°C

Rabbit Flat
Coldest

10.0°C

Arltunga

16.5°C

Alice Springs Ap
 

8.8°C

Arltunga

SE 29km/h

Kintore
Windiest

46km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

53km/h

Kintore

53km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

12.6mm

Centre Island

9.3mm

Channel Island
 

290.0mm

Shoal Bay
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
24 33 50% 1-5mm Nil ESE 8 79 ENE 11 59
Mostly sunny
24 36 5% < 1mm Nil ENE 6 68 ESE 18 35
Possible thunderstorm
24 30 90% 1-5mm Nil SE 10 82 SE 15 70
Possible thunderstorm
23 33 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
23 37 50% < 1mm Nil SE 13 44 ESE 15 22
Sunny
17 37 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 7 20 SE 13 9
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Weather News

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred: Borroloola bridge collapses, town split in half after NT flooding

18:25 EDT

The community of Borroloola has been physically split in half after heavy rainfall and flooding caused by ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred partly collapsed a bridge.

Victoria told national energy operator 'under no circumstances' could it cut power during NSW heatwave

17:21 EDT

The Victorian Government has told the national energy operator "under no circumstances" could it cut power to regional centres in order to keep .

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

13:45 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.