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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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.

  • Wednesday 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
Thu 23/02 Fri 24/02 Sat 25/02

29.4°C

Jervois
Hottest

39.8°C

Kintore

37.8°C

Kintore

39.0°C

Jervois

43.0°C

Kulgera

24.2°C

Murganella Airstrip
Coldest

18.5°C

Alice Springs Ap

17.0°C

Kulgera
 

8.8°C

Arltunga

SSE 16km/h

Jervois
Windiest

55km/h

Kintore

62km/h

Territory Grape Farm

77km/h

Maningrida Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

27.0mm

Helen Springs

51.2mm

Maranboy Hill
 

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
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
20.7 +0.0 37.3 +2.3 4.0 9
24.2 -0.3 18 31.2 -2.7 609.8 253
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 33.1 -0.6 312.8 130
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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Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.