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Northern Territory Weather

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

40.5°C

Kintore
Hottest

41.5°C

Kintore

41.9°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Kintore

25.6°C

Cape Fourcroy
Coldest

16.0°C

Arltunga

16.4°C

Arltunga

19.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

12.0°C

Kulgera

NW 20km/h

Kintore
Windiest

64km/h

Bradshaw

64km/h

Territory Grape Farm

53km/h

McCluer Is
-
no rain last hr 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 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
28 35 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 16 74 WSW 24 57
Mostly sunny
25 38 30% < 1mm Nil WSW 8 68 SSW 10 32
Mostly sunny
25 35 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 7 70 ENE 13 52
Possible thunderstorm
25 38 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
24 41 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 28 - -
Sunny
21 41 5% < 1mm Nil SSE 11 11 SE 19 6
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Weather News

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.