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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Thundery showers over the north, dry elsewhere. Hot to very hot throughout.

  • Thursday Hot, humid and stormy in the north. Mostly sunny and hot elsewhere.

  • Friday Sultry with showers and storms in the Top End. Hot to very hot and dry elsewhere.

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

  • Sunday Scattered showers in the far north. Dry and hot throughout, but more humid in the N.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02

40.1°C

Kintore
Hottest

39.6°C

Kintore

40.3°C

Kintore

40.3°C

Ngukurr

41.2°C

Kintore

25.0°C

Nhulunbuy Ap
Coldest

17.5°C

Kulgera

20.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

17.5°C

Kulgera

12.0°C

Kulgera

SE 31km/h

Croker Island Ap
Windiest

51km/h

Alice Springs Ap

62km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

77km/h

Middle Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

56.8mm

Darwin River Dam

28.0mm

Shoal Bay

44.6mm

Maningrida Ap

45.0mm

Maningrida Ap
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
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
20 38 5% < 1mm Nil N 7 26 SE 24 11
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 33 80% 5-10mm Nil WSW 18 78 W 25 63
Possible thunderstorm
25 35 80% 1-5mm Nil NNE 4 76 ESE 14 50
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 90% 5-10mm Nil S 11 72 SE 11 60
Mostly sunny
24 38 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 49 - -
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Weather News

Perth weather: Temperature hits 40C for fourth day, equalling record from 1933

15:57 EDT

Perth has recorded its fourth consecutive day of temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius, equalling a record that has stood for more than 80 years, as a heatwave continues to grip the city.

Hobart set to cool after a warm start to February

14:50 EDT

The first ten days of February have set a new record for Hobart with each day breaking the 21 degree mark, although a series of fronts on the forecast will bring a cooler change.

Devastated farmers back on track five years after Cyclone Yasi unleashed fury on far north Queensland

14:06 EDT

The sickening sight of wrecked crops and damaged infrastructure was all too familiar for tropical flower producers Rob and Heidi Piccolo of Basilisk Blooms.