Northern Territory Weather

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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

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

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

  • Monday Showers/storms, very warm in the NW Top End. Showers/storms, windier, mild-to-warm in Arnhem. Windy, very warm over the interior. Mostly sunny, very warm-to-hot in the south.

  • Tuesday Showers/storms, very warm in the NW Top End. Late shower, very warm in Arnhem. Showers/storms, warm over the interior. Mostly cloudy, very warm-to-hot in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Wed 19/02 Thu 20/02 Fri 21/02

33.5°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

41.3°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:

41.0°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:

41.0°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:

44.1°C

Rabbit Flat
Avg: Rec:

22.6°C

Central Arnhem
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

17.0°C

Kulgera
Avg: Rec:

18.8°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:
 

12.0°C

Kulgera
Avg: Rec:

E 35km/h

Kintore
Windiest

79km/h

Centre Island

70km/h

Centre Island

57km/h

Bulman
-
no rain last hr Wettest

88.0mm

Point Stuart
Avg: Rec:

82.6mm

Upper Adelaide River
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 Monthly Summaries

February 2020
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
75 26.7 +2.0 75 33.6 +2.1 118.2 32
25.0 +1.0 36.1 +2.3 78.8 34
39 26.5 +2.0 33.8 +2.3 166.2 59
20 25.7 +1.2 20 37.1 +3.2 146.4 58
27.1 +2.7 38.7 +3.0 154.6 128
21.9 +1.2 36.8 +1.7 4.2 10
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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