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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Showers and squally storms across the Top End. Dry and mostly sunny in the south.

  • 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
Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02

39.3°C

Rabbit Flat
Hottest

35.4°C

Rabbit Flat

36.6°C

Kintore

39.2°C

Rabbit Flat

43.0°C

Kulgera

25.7°C

Borroloola
Coldest

8.8°C

Arltunga

10.0°C

Arltunga

16.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

8.8°C

Arltunga

ESE 27km/h

Alice Springs Ap
Windiest

112km/h

Centre Island

46km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

53km/h

Kintore
-
no rain last hr Wettest

167.8mm

Centre Island

12.6mm

Centre Island

9.3mm

Channel Island

5.0mm

McArthur River
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 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 7 79 ENE 9 61
Mostly sunny
24 36 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 6 66 ESE 18 34
Possible thunderstorm
24 30 70% 1-5mm Nil ESE 8 78 ESE 13 70
Possible thunderstorm
23 33 70% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
23 37 50% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 42 ESE 15 22
Sunny
17 37 5% < 1mm Nil SE 8 23 SE 11 11
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Weather News

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

15:30 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.

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.

The last heat of summer for Perth

12:22 EDT

Perth, and much of Western Australia's southwest are about to experience their final scorcher of the summer.