Northern Territory weather forecast

for Thursday
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Possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm

State Forecast

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Northern Territory Forecast Issued at 5:04 am CST on Thursday 20 February 2020 for the period until midnight CST Sunday 23 February 2020. Warning Information For latest warnings go to, subscribe to RSS feeds, call 1300 659 210* or listen for warnings on relevant TV and radio broadcasts. Weather Situation A trough extends across central parts of the Territory, bringing isolated showers and thunderstorms in the warm to hot, humid westerly flow over the northern parts of the Territory. A ridge of high pressure over southern Australia is directing slightly cooler southeast winds into the southern districts. with areas of raised dust. Low to severe intensity heatwave conditions are expected to continue across central districts this week. Over the next couple of days, a monsoon trough will develop over the Gulf of Carpentaria as a westerly surge extends through the Arafura Sea. A tropical low is likely to form within the monsoon trough on Thursday or Friday.

Forecasts for Thursday

Location Forecast Temperature Rain Frost Risk UV Wind Relative Humidity
Min Max Chance Amount 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Darwin Possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
28°C 32°C 60% 10-20mm Nil Extreme WNW 20km/h W 22km/h 75% 70%
Katherine Thunderstorms
26°C 37°C 80% 10-20mm Nil Extreme NW 15km/h WSW 14km/h 75% 50%
Nhulunbuy Possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
26°C 33°C 80% 10-20mm Nil Extreme WSW 11km/h W 10km/h 78% 71%
Borroloola Possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
27°C 36°C 60% 5-10mm Nil Extreme - - - -
Tennant Creek Hazy
27°C 40°C 5% < 1mm Nil Extreme SE 32km/h SE 19km/h 19% 11%
Alice Springs Sunny
19°C 36°C 5% < 1mm Nil Extreme ESE 20km/h SE 18km/h 22% 9%