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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Isolated thundery showers across far north Top End. Dry elsewhere and hot.

  • Sunday Scattered showers in the far north. Hot in north, more moderate in south.

  • Monday Hot throughout. Sunny in the south and east. Isolated showers/storms in the northwest.

  • Tuesday Hot throughout. Sunny in the south and east. Isolated showers/storms in the north.

  • Wednesday Thundery showers over the Top End. Dry and sunny in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02 Fri 12/02

38.9°C

Kintore
Hottest

41.5°C

Kintore

41.9°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Kintore

24.7°C

Cape Fourcroy
Coldest

16.0°C

Arltunga

16.4°C

Arltunga

19.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

12.0°C

Kulgera

NNW 20km/h

Kintore
Windiest

64km/h

Bradshaw

64km/h

Territory Grape Farm

53km/h

McCluer Is
-

15.6mm last hr

Cape Fourcroy
Wettest

67.4mm

Oenpelli Airport

55.0mm

Nabalco Mine

72.0mm

Pirlangimpi

72.0mm

Pirlangimpi
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 Rainfall Bulletin

Saturday February 13, 2016
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
DARWIN AIRPORT 0.4 -
GOVE AIRPORT 20.8 -
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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17:06 EDT

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16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.