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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

32.2°C

Kintore
Hottest

36.6°C

Kintore

39.2°C

Rabbit Flat

39.8°C

Kintore

43.0°C

Kulgera

23.3°C

Territory Grape Farm
Coldest

10.0°C

Arltunga

16.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

18.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

8.8°C

Arltunga

E 27km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

46km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

53km/h

Kintore

55km/h

Kintore
-

1.0mm last hr

Rabbit Flat
Wettest

12.6mm

Centre Island

9.3mm

Channel Island

27.0mm

Helen Springs

36.0mm

Groote Eylandt 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 Rainfall Bulletin

Friday February 24, 2017
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
BORROLOOLA AIRPORT 6.4 24
TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT 4.8 24
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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