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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Showers and a few storms over the Top End. Dry elsewhere. Hot throughout.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms over the Top End. Very hot over central and southern parts.

  • Wednesday Showers and storms over the Top End. Very hot over central and southern parts.

  • Thursday Chance of a thunderstorm in the far north. Widespread heat across the territory.

  • Friday Heavy rain for the Top End & Gulf coast. Dry elsewhere. Very hot away from the Top End.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 24/02 Sat 25/02 Sun 26/02

37.7°C

Kintore
Hottest

37.8°C

Kintore

38.9°C

Jervois

38.5°C

Jervois

43.0°C

Kulgera

24.6°C

Croker Island Ap
Coldest

17.0°C

Kulgera

16.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

13.8°C

Alice Springs Ap

8.8°C

Arltunga

NNE 20km/h

Lajamanu
Windiest

62km/h

Territory Grape Farm

77km/h

Maningrida Ap

68km/h

Point Stuart
-
no rain last hr Wettest

51.2mm

Maranboy Hill

42.8mm

Upper 17 Mile Creek

49.8mm

Darwin Ap

50.0mm

Darwin 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
(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
25 34 60% 5-10mm Nil S 4 74 NNW 11 55
Mostly sunny
24 37 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 6 54 SE 20 26
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 90% 20-40mm Nil E 12 81 ENE 13 68
Mostly sunny
24 37 90% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
26 39 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 35 - -
Sunny
20 37 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 25 SE 24 13
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