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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Scattered showers/storms over Top End and south. Very hot in the south, warm and humid in the north.

  • Friday Scattered showers/storms over Top End and centre. Very hot in the south, hot elsewhere.

  • Saturday Scattered showers/storms over Top End and centre. Hot to very hot throughout.

  • Sunday Thunderstorms in the north . Very hot and dry in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 19/02 Tue 20/02 Wed 21/02

36.0°C

Tennant Creek Ap
Hottest

45.4°C

Jervois

45.0°C

Jervois

43.0°C

Jervois

45.4°C

Jervois

26.9°C

Pirlangimpi
Coldest

-44.0°C

Bulman

22.0°C

Uluru

20.0°C

Brunette Downs

-44.0°C

Bulman

WNW 33km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

59km/h

Kintore

70km/h

Uluru

57km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

59.6mm

Katherine Gorge

18.2mm

Darwin Ap

35.0mm

Mount Bundey North

35.0mm

Mount Bundey North
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 %
Thunderstorms
25 31 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 10 84 NW 14 76
Thunderstorms
24 33 70% 1-5mm Nil NNW 11 81 NNW 14 56
Thunderstorms
25 31 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 14 80 NNW 16 75
Thunderstorms
25 31 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Thunderstorms
24 33 80% 20-40mm Nil E 18 67 SE 18 53
Mostly sunny
23 33 70% 5-10mm Nil ESE 16 48 ESE 24 34
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