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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

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

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 08/02 Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02

40.8°C

Kintore
Hottest

40.3°C

Kintore

40.3°C

Ngukurr

41.5°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Kintore

25.3°C

Borroloola
Coldest

20.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

17.5°C

Kulgera

16.0°C

Arltunga

12.0°C

Kulgera

E 35km/h

Douglas River
Windiest

62km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

77km/h

Middle Point

64km/h

Bradshaw
-
no rain last hr Wettest

28.0mm

Shoal Bay

44.6mm

Maningrida Ap

67.4mm

Oenpelli Airport

67.0mm

Oenpelli Airport
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
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
20 40 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 8 15 SE 14 8
Mostly sunny
25 37 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 35 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 14 78 WSW 20 55
Mostly sunny
25 37 30% < 1mm Nil W 4 71 ESE 14 34
Possible thunderstorm
25 34 50% < 1mm Nil S 8 74 SE 14 54
Sunny
24 41 5% < 1mm Nil E 9 30 ESE 19 13
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