Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

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

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Tue 18/02 Wed 19/02 Thu 20/02

30.5°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:
Hottest

42.5°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:

41.3°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:

41.0°C

Kintore
Avg: Rec:

44.1°C

Rabbit Flat
Avg: Rec:

22.4°C

Alice Springs Ap
Avg: Rec:
Coldest

14.5°C

Kulgera
Avg: Rec:

17.0°C

Kulgera
Avg: Rec:
 

12.0°C

Kulgera
Avg: Rec:

W 40km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

75km/h

Darwin Ntc

79km/h

Centre Island

70km/h

Delamere
-
no rain last hr Wettest

66.6mm

Humpty Doo
Avg: Rec:
- -

88.0mm

Point Stuart
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
(ungroup by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible thunderstorm
28 32 90% 20-40mm Nil NW 30 75 WNW 35 68
Possible thunderstorm
26 33 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 27 75 NW 27 67
Possible thunderstorm
26 34 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 23 75 NNW 28 65
Possible thunderstorm
25 32 90% 40-80mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
27 34 80% 20-40mm Nil E 32 73 ESE 30 58
Mostly sunny
25 36 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 22 40 SE 25 21
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Weather News

Paradise Dam inquiry hears key construction documents are yet to be located

16:56 EDT

An independent Inquiry into the structural issues of Bundaberg's Paradise Dam has heard documents relating to its construction are missing, and appropriate core testing of its strength may not have occurred after it was built.

Bulwer's petrel nicknamed Buggerlugs found on Cronulla RSL balcony and released closer to home

12:15 EDT

A rare bird normally found in the central Pacific, which lost its way and ended up on a pub balcony in Sydney, has been released back into its natural habitat.

Tropical cyclone risk increasing for Gulf of Carpentaria

11:26 EDT

Communities surrounding the Gulf of Carpentaria should prepare for the development of a tropical cyclone this weekend or early next week.