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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

41.2°C

Kintore
Hottest

40.3°C

Ngukurr

41.5°C

Kintore

41.9°C

Kintore

42.0°C

Kintore

26.5°C

Oenpelli Airport
Coldest

17.5°C

Kulgera

16.0°C

Arltunga

16.4°C

Arltunga

12.0°C

Kulgera

WNW 27km/h

McCluer Is
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

55.0mm

Nabalco Mine

72.0mm

Pirlangimpi
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 12, 2016
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Station
(Group by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
BORROLOOLA AIRPORT 12.8 24
DARWIN AIRPORT 10.0 24
GOVE AIRPORT 27.0 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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16:18 EDT

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16:01 EDT

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