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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Saturday Showers and storms over the Top End and Gulf. Dry and very hot in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 25/02 Sun 26/02 Mon 27/02

38.2°C

Rabbit Flat
Hottest

38.9°C

Jervois

38.5°C

Jervois

39.2°C

Kintore

43.0°C

Kulgera

24.2°C

Maningrida Ap
Coldest

16.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

13.8°C

Alice Springs Ap

13.0°C

Territory Grape Farm

8.8°C

Arltunga

S 20km/h

Alice Springs Ap
Windiest

77km/h

Maningrida Ap

68km/h

Point Stuart

74km/h

Jabiru Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

42.8mm

Upper 17 Mile Creek

49.8mm

Darwin Ap

35.8mm

Ngayawili

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 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 33 70% 10-20mm Nil WSW 10 75 WSW 11 60
Late shower
25 37 50% 1-5mm Nil E 11 63 SE 19 42
Possible thunderstorm
25 31 90% 20-40mm Nil E 13 83 ENE 18 73
Possible thunderstorm
25 34 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
27 39 20% < 1mm Nil E 15 45 SE 22 24
Sunny
20 38 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 15 25 SE 22 13
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