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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Hot, humid and thunderstorms in the north. Hot and generally clear in the south.

  • Tuesday Thundery showers over northern and eastern parts. Hot throughout, particularly south. Humid in north.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 05/02 Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02

37.6°C

Kintore
Hottest

37.1°C

Kintore

37.4°C

Ngukurr

40.0°C

Kintore

40.0°C

Kintore

30.4°C

Darwin Ntc
Coldest

15.2°C

Watarrka

19.0°C

Alice Springs Ap

17.5°C

Kulgera

12.0°C

Kulgera

E 29km/h

Uluru
Windiest

57km/h

Croker Island Ap

50km/h

Maningrida Ap

51km/h

Alice Springs Ap
-

0.4mm last hr

Point Stuart
Wettest

83.0mm

Howard Springs

35.0mm

Milingimbi

6.0mm

Ngayawili

16.8mm

Gunn Point
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
26 33 70% 1-5mm Nil W 11 79 W 17 60
Showers increasing
25 35 90% < 1mm Nil WNW 5 76 S 11 44
Possible thunderstorm
25 33 50% 1-5mm Nil W 9 74 E 10 60
Thunderstorms clearing
25 36 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
25 41 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 33 ESE 16 14
Sunny
20 40 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 17 SSE 20 8
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01:05 EDT

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