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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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. 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 09/02 Wed 10/02 Thu 11/02

33.1°C

Uluru
Hottest

40.3°C

Ngukurr

41.5°C

Kintore

41.9°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Kintore

26.6°C

Nhulunbuy Ap
Coldest

17.5°C

Kulgera

16.0°C

Arltunga

16.4°C

Arltunga

12.0°C

Kulgera

WNW 24km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

77km/h

Middle Point

64km/h

Bradshaw

64km/h

Territory Grape Farm
-

0.2mm last hr

Milingimbi
Wettest

44.6mm

Maningrida Ap

67.4mm

Oenpelli Airport

55.0mm

Nabalco Mine

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
(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 %
Mostly sunny
21 38 5% < 1mm Nil SE 21 21 SE 20 11
Possible thunderstorm
25 37 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
27 35 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 17 73 W 23 55
Mostly sunny
25 38 40% < 1mm Nil W 12 70 SW 10 32
Mostly sunny
25 35 20% < 1mm Nil WNW 10 66 N 14 46
Sunny
25 42 5% < 1mm Nil SE 11 28 SE 15 10
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Weather News

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.

Solid central Australian rain a bonus as pastoral company progresses with drought-proofing strategy aimed at selling heavier cattle

17:06 EDT

A Central Australian pastoral company says recent solid rain across its five cattle stations is a welcome bonus as it continues with a drought-proofing strategy.

Tropical Cyclone Tatiana intensifies, may bring dangerous swell to Queensland coast: BoM

16:18 EDT

Queensland's first cyclone of the season poses no immediate threat to the coast but may whip up dangerous swells for south-east beaches early next week, the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) says.