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Mon 08:29 CST
Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday A few showers/storms in far north and northeast. Warm and mostly sunny elsewhere.

  • Tuesday A few coastal showers over the Top End. Rain and gusty winds about the Gulf.

  • Wednesday Cloudy and stormy in the east and north. Drier in the west and south.

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

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 17/02 Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02

28.6°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

41.5°C

Jervois

39.0°C

Rabbit Flat

36.0°C

Rabbit Flat

43.0°C

Kulgera

19.7°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

18.5°C

Kulgera

14.5°C

Kulgera
 

14.1°C

Arltunga

S 74km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

64km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

68km/h

Tindal

112km/h

Centre Island
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Fourcroy
Wettest

49.4mm

Oenpelli Airport

183.2mm

Borroloola
 

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 Monthly Summaries

February 2017
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
22.5 +1.8 37.8 +2.8 4.0 9
24.4 -0.1 18 31.2 -2.7 476.0 198
25.0 +0.3 30.7 -0.7 507.4 135
24.8 +0.3 30.9 -0.6 182.4 65
24.2 -0.2 35.0 -0.6 28.4 23
24.0 -0.0 32.5 -1.2 298.0 123
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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