Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Showers/storms, very warm in the north. Mostly sunny, hot over the interior. Sunny, very warm-to-hot in the south.

  • Friday Showers/storms, very warm in the north. Sunny, very warm-to-hot over the interior and south.

  • Saturday Showers/storms, very warm in the north. Windy, hot over the interior. Sunny, very warm-to-hot in the south.

  • Sunday Showers/storms, very warm in the north. Mostly sunny, hot over the interior. Sunny, very warm-to-hot in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 17/02 Tue 18/02 Wed 19/02

31.2°C

Victoria River Downs
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

43.3°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:

42.5°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:

41.0°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:

44.1°C

Rabbit Flat
Avg: Rec:

24.0°C

Batchelor Ap
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

17.0°C

Kulgera
Avg: Rec:

14.5°C

Kulgera
Avg: Rec:
 

12.0°C

Kulgera
Avg: Rec:

ESE 38km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

79km/h

Batchelor Ap

75km/h

Darwin Ntc

79km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

33.6mm

Oenpelli Airport
Avg: Rec:
- -

64.4mm

McMinns Lagoon
Avg: Rec:
- -
 

162.2mm

Arltunga
Avg: Rec:
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 Weather Forecasts

Station
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Sunny
19 36 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 20 22 SE 18 9
Possible thunderstorm
27 36 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
28 32 70% 10-20mm Nil WNW 19 77 W 22 69
Thunderstorms
26 37 70% 10-20mm Nil NW 15 76 WSW 13 51
Possible thunderstorm
26 33 80% 10-20mm Nil WSW 12 79 WSW 10 72
Hazy
27 40 5% < 1mm Nil SE 32 19 SE 20 11
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