Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Saturday Mostly sunny, very warm in the north. Sunny, very warm-to-hot interior and south.

  • Sunday Showers/storms, very warm NW Top End. Showers/storms, very warm Arnhem. Mostly sunny, hot interior. Sunny, very warm in the south.

  • Monday Showers/storms, very warm NW Top End. Mostly sunny, very warm Arnhem. Late shower, very warm interior. Mostly sunny, very warm in the south.

  • Tuesday Showers/storms, very warm NW Top End. Thunderstorms clearing, warm Arnhem. Sunny, very warm-to-hot interior and south.

  • Wednesday Showers/storms, very warm NW Top End. Mostly sunny, very warm Arnhem. Late shower, very warm interior. Sunny, very warm in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

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

36.7°C

Lajamanu
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.9°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:

43.8°C

McArthur River
Avg: Rec:

42.8°C

Lajamanu
Avg: Rec:

46.4°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:

23.8°C

Murganella Airstrip
Avg: Rec:
- -
Coldest

20.0°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:

17.9°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:

15.6°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:

13.6°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:

NE 25km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

62km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

107km/h

McArthur River

75km/h

Warruwi
-
no rain last hr Wettest

13.0mm

Riveren
Avg: Rec:
- -

22.0mm

Scott Creek
Avg: Rec:
- -

32.0mm

Murganella Airstrip
Avg: Rec:
- -

36.8mm

Maningrida Ap
Avg: Rec:
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 33 60% 1-5mm Nil ENE 4 75 NE 9 60
Possible thunderstorm
24 36 60% 1-5mm Nil ENE 8 68 E 12 43
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 60% 1-5mm Nil E 9 72 ENE 13 64
Possible thunderstorm
24 35 40% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
26 37 40% < 1mm Nil ENE 14 53 ESE 16 28
Mostly sunny
22 37 20% < 1mm Nil ESE 10 35 SE 20 20
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18:08 EDT

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Cyclone Oma weakens to a sub-tropical low as it turns from Queensland coast

16:41 EDT

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