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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Friday Showers and squally storms over the north. 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.

  • Sunday Thunderstorms across the Top End, dry in the south. Very hot over central/southern parts.

  • Monday SHowers and a few storms over the Top End. Dry elsewhere. Hot throughout.

  • Tuesday Showers and storms over the Top End. Very hot over central and southern parts.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 21/02 Wed 22/02 Thu 23/02

34.7°C

Kintore
Hottest

36.6°C

Kintore

39.2°C

Rabbit Flat

40.0°C

Kintore

43.0°C

Kulgera

27.9°C

Daly Waters
Coldest

10.0°C

Arltunga

16.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

18.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

8.8°C

Arltunga

E 25km/h

Kintore
Windiest

46km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

53km/h

Kintore

55km/h

Kintore
-

0.2mm last hr

Lajamanu
Wettest

12.6mm

Centre Island

9.3mm

Channel Island

6.0mm

Borroloola

6.4mm

Borroloola
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
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
20.8 +0.1 37.4 +2.4 4.0 9
24.2 -0.3 18 30.9 -3.0 609.2 253
25.2 +0.5 31.3 -0.1 519.6 139
24.8 +0.3 31.0 -0.5 190.4 68
23.6 -0.8 35.0 -0.6 33.2 26
23.6 -0.4 33.0 -0.7 300.0 124
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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