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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Tuesday Thundery showers over northern and eastern parts. Hot throughout, particularly south. Humid in north.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sat 06/02 Sun 07/02 Mon 08/02

37.6°C

Kintore
Hottest

37.4°C

Ngukurr

39.6°C

Kintore

40.0°C

Ngukurr

40.0°C

Ngukurr

29.7°C

Central Arnhem
Coldest

19.0°C

Alice Springs Ap

17.5°C

Kulgera

20.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

12.0°C

Kulgera

SE 25km/h

Alice Springs Ap
Windiest

50km/h

Maningrida Ap

51km/h

Alice Springs Ap

62km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

35.0mm

Milingimbi

5.6mm

Ngayawili

20.0mm

Port Keats Ap

20.4mm

Port Keats 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
(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
21 41 5% < 1mm Nil SE 15 14 ESE 20 7
Possible thunderstorm
25 37 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 60% 1-5mm Nil WSW 15 80 WSW 20 58
Late shower
25 37 70% < 1mm Nil W 7 72 SE 10 33
Possible thunderstorm
25 33 40% < 1mm Nil WNW 9 72 NE 12 56
Sunny
25 42 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 11 29 SE 15 11
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Weather News

Dry spell will continue for the Top End

12:56 EDT

After a brief monsoonal burst of rain at the beginning of January for central parts of the Northern Territory, the Top End continues to miss out on the heavy falls.

Townsville drenched by intense rain event as thunderstorms hit Queensland city

10:58 EDT

A once-in-100-year rain event has pummelled Townsville in north Queensland, causing flash flooding that caught some motorists off-guard.

Dance 4 Drought raises more than $5,000 for Aussie Helpers

10:46 EDT

A youth committee from the mid-north coast of New South Wales has raised more than $5,000 for drought-affected farmers.