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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Sunday Scattered showers in the far north. Dry and hot throughout, but more humid in the N.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02

35.7°C

Kintore
Hottest

39.6°C

Kintore

40.3°C

Kintore

40.0°C

Ngukurr

40.3°C

Kintore

27.8°C

Central Arnhem
Coldest

17.5°C

Kulgera

20.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

17.0°C

Kulgera

12.0°C

Kulgera

WNW 24km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

51km/h

Alice Springs Ap

62km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

77km/h

Middle Point
-
no rain last hr Wettest

56.8mm

Darwin River Dam

22.0mm

McMinns Lagoon

45.0mm

Maningrida Ap

45.0mm

Maningrida 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 90% 1-5mm Nil WSW 13 77 W 19 60
Late shower
25 36 70% < 1mm Nil WNW 5 74 SE 14 38
Possible thunderstorm
25 34 40% 1-5mm Nil WSW 6 72 ESE 11 53
Mostly sunny
25 37 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Sunny
24 41 5% < 1mm Nil E 10 30 ESE 20 13
Sunny
20 40 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 16 SSE 17 8
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Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.

Perth swelters in heatwave, breaking 50-year-old weather record

09:17 EDT

Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.