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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

37.6°C

Kintore
Hottest

40.3°C

Ngukurr

41.5°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Kintore

26.6°C

Cape Wessel
Coldest

17.5°C

Kulgera

16.0°C

Arltunga

16.4°C

Arltunga

12.0°C

Kulgera

NNE 24km/h

Kintore
Windiest

77km/h

Middle Point

64km/h

Bradshaw

64km/h

Territory Grape Farm
-
no rain last hr Wettest

44.6mm

Maningrida Ap

67.4mm

Oenpelli Airport

41.0mm

Oenpelli Airport

41.0mm

Oenpelli Airport
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 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
19.9 -0.8 35.5 +0.5 0.2 0
23.5 -1.0 34.1 +0.2 18 23.6 10
25.5 +0.8 32.8 +1.4 74 42.8 11
36 25.5 +1.0 33.4 +1.9 120.2 43
23.5 -0.9 34.4 -1.2 50.8 40
24.8 +0.8 35.0 +1.3 49.8 21
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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