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Tue 10:02 CST
Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday A few coastal showers over the Top End. Rain and gusty winds about the Gulf.

  • Wednesday Cloudy and stormy in the east and north. Drier in the west and south.

  • Thursday Showers and squally storms across the Top End. Dry and mostly sunny in the south.

  • Friday Showers and squally storms across eastern Top End. Dry, hot and mostly sunny in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 18/02 Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02

31.4°C

Pirlangimpi
Hottest

39.0°C

Rabbit Flat

36.4°C

Rabbit Flat

35.4°C

Rabbit Flat

43.0°C

Kulgera

24.2°C

Brunette Downs
Coldest

14.5°C

Kulgera

10.8°C

Alice Springs Ap

8.8°C

Arltunga

8.8°C

Arltunga

E 33km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

68km/h

Tindal

112km/h

Centre Island

112km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

183.2mm

Borroloola

211.4mm

Centre Island

168.0mm

Centre Island

168.0mm

Centre Island
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 32 90% 10-20mm Nil SW 5 77 W 10 66
Thunderstorms
24 34 80% 1-5mm Nil SW 3 78 SE 13 54
Possible thunderstorm
25 31 80% 5-10mm Nil SW 3 84 SSE 7 74
Possible thunderstorm
24 33 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
25 37 50% < 1mm Nil SSE 10 56 ESE 20 31
Sunny
21 37 10% < 1mm Nil SE 21 25 SE 18 15
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Weather News

Canberra's coldest February morning on record

09:58 EDT

The nation's capital has rewritten the record books this morning, producing a May-like morning in February.

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

08:36 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it nears landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast, but the Bureau of Meteorology warned the weather system remained powerful.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

06:34 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.