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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

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

  • Sunday Scattered showers in the far north. Hot in north, more moderate in south.

  • Monday Hot throughout. Sunny in the south and east. Isolated showers/storms in the northwest.

  • Tuesday Hot throughout. Sunny in the south and east. Isolated showers/storms in the north.

  • Wednesday Thundery showers over the Top End. Dry and sunny in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02 Fri 12/02

40.4°C

Kintore
Hottest

41.5°C

Kintore

41.9°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Kintore

25.8°C

Cape Fourcroy
Coldest

16.0°C

Arltunga

16.4°C

Arltunga

19.2°C

Alice Springs Ap

12.0°C

Kulgera

ENE 20km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

64km/h

Bradshaw

64km/h

Territory Grape Farm

53km/h

McCluer Is
-

0.2mm last hr

Cape Fourcroy
Wettest

67.4mm

Oenpelli Airport

55.0mm

Nabalco Mine

72.0mm

Pirlangimpi

72.0mm

Pirlangimpi
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 35 60% 1-5mm Nil SW 14 80 W 20 58
Mostly sunny
25 38 10% < 1mm Nil NW 6 71 SE 14 33
Mostly sunny
25 34 50% < 1mm Nil S 7 77 SE 15 54
Sunny
25 37 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
24 41 5% < 1mm Nil E 7 30 - -
Sunny
20 41 5% < 1mm Nil E 9 13 SSE 15 6
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Weather News

Heat put on hold in the southeast

14:24 EDT

Temperatures will cool down for much of the week for South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.

Brief monsoonal activity for QLD and the NT

12:58 EDT

The monsoon trough has made a glancing blow of Queensland's Cape York Peninsula and the Top End.

Rain welcome but many in western Queensland 'still doing it tough'

21:28 EDT

Rain in parts of western Queensland in the past week has raised hope that the drought may finally be over, but the long, dry years have already devastated pastures and wiped out incomes for many farming families.