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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy and stormy in the east and north. Drier in the west and south.

  • Thursday Showers and squally storms across the Top End. Dry and mostly sunny in the south.

  • Friday Showers and squally storms across eastern Top End. Dry, hot and mostly sunny in the south.

  • Saturday Heavy showers and storms in the north. Dry in the south. Very hot in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 19/02 Mon 20/02 Tue 21/02

28.4°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

36.4°C

Rabbit Flat

35.4°C

Rabbit Flat

36.0°C

Kintore

43.0°C

Kulgera

13.3°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

10.8°C

Alice Springs Ap

8.8°C

Arltunga
 

8.8°C

Arltunga

WNW 22km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

112km/h

Centre Island

112km/h

Centre Island

46km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

211.4mm

Centre Island

167.8mm

Centre Island
 

290.0mm

Shoal Bay
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 Monthly Summaries

February 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
25.0 +0.3 31.0 -0.4 519.6 139
23.8 -0.2 32.6 -1.1 300.0 124
24.7 +0.2 30.9 -0.6 190.4 68
24.2 -0.3 18 30.8 -3.1 598.6 248
23.8 -0.6 35.0 -0.6 28.4 23
21.4 +0.7 37.3 +2.3 4.0 9
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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