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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Saturday Isolated thundery showers across far north Top End. Dry elsewhere and hot.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02

37.6°C

Kintore
Hottest

37.4°C

Ngukurr

39.6°C

Kintore

40.0°C

Ngukurr

40.0°C

Ngukurr

29.7°C

Central Arnhem
Coldest

19.0°C

Alice Springs Ap

17.5°C

Kulgera

20.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

12.0°C

Kulgera

SE 27km/h

Alice Springs Ap
Windiest

50km/h

Maningrida Ap

51km/h

Alice Springs Ap

62km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

35.0mm

Milingimbi

5.6mm

Ngayawili

20.0mm

Port Keats Ap

20.4mm

Port Keats 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
26 34 70% 1-5mm Nil W 13 78 W 22 59
Late shower
25 37 50% < 1mm Nil W 8 68 S 11 38
Possible thunderstorm
26 35 80% 1-5mm Nil WNW 12 68 NNW 17 57
Possible thunderstorm
26 38 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
25 36 60% < 1mm Nil SE 22 44 SE 19 28
Mostly sunny
21 36 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 14 24 ESE 28 16
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Weather News

Dry spell will continue for the Top End

12:56 EDT

After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.

Townsville drenched by intense rain event as thunderstorms hit Queensland city

10:58 EDT

A once-in-100-year rain event has pummelled Townsville in north Queensland, causing flash flooding that caught some motorists off-guard.

Dance 4 Drought raises more than $5,000 for Aussie Helpers

10:46 EDT

A youth committee from the mid-north coast of New South Wales has raised more than $5,000 for drought-affected farmers.