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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Scattered showers/storms over Top End. Hot in the south with isolated showers/storms.

  • Friday Showers/storms over north, heaviest over Top End. Hot in the south with isolated showers/storms.

  • Saturday Showers/storms over north, heaviest inland. Hot in the south with isolated showers/storms.

  • Sunday Showers/storms over north, heaviest inland. Very warm and dry in the far south.

  • Monday Showers/storms over north, heaviest inland. Very warm and dry in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 20/02 Wed 21/02 Thu 22/02

35.8°C

Alice Springs Ap
Hottest

45.0°C

Jervois

42.5°C

Jervois

42.0°C

Tennant Creek Ap

45.4°C

Jervois

25.6°C

Douglas River
Coldest

22.0°C

Uluru

20.0°C

Brunette Downs
 

17.0°C

Arltunga

NNW 33km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

70km/h

Uluru

57km/h

Centre Island

50km/h

Douglas River
-
no rain last hr Wettest

18.2mm

Darwin Ap

35.0mm

Mount Bundey North
 

129.4mm

Cape Fourcroy
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 31 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 8 84 NW 13 76
Possible thunderstorm
24 36 50% 1-5mm Nil NW 9 81 NW 11 52
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 12 79 NNW 14 75
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
25 37 80% 10-20mm Nil ENE 17 54 ESE 17 41
Possible thunderstorm
23 37 50% 1-5mm Nil ESE 16 40 SE 23 26
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