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Current Warnings

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny NW Top End. Mostly sunny in Arnhem. Sunny in southwest. Sunny interior.

  • Thursday Sunny in southwest. Sunny interior. Mostly sunny NW Top End. Mostly sunny in Arnhem.

  • Friday Dry gusty winds. Mostly sunny.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny NW Top End. Mostly sunny in Arnhem. Sunny in southwest. Sunny interior.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 17/06 Mon 18/06 Tue 19/06


Cape Wessel


Middle Point


Wave Hill


Oenpelli Airport




Alice Springs Ap


Alice Springs Ap


Alice Springs Ap


Alice Springs Ap

SSE 31km/h

Cape Wessel


Cape Wessel


Tennant Creek Ap


Cape Wessel
no rain last hr Wettest


Darwin Ap


Nhulunbuy Ap


Nabalco Mine
Northern Territory's Records for June
Max Min Rain
Highest 43.1°C at
Batchelor Ap in 2013
Lowest 7.2°C at
Alice Springs in 1935
Highest 28.5°C at
Oenpelli in 1973
Lowest -6.0°C at
Alice Springs Ap in 2002
Highest 114.0mm at
Larrimah in 1973

Northern Territory Weather Forecasts

(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 %
Mostly sunny
20 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 57 - -
Mostly sunny
13 30 10% < 1mm Nil SE 12 60 ESE 17 31
Mostly sunny
21 29 50% < 1mm Nil SE 25 70 SE 26 62
Mostly sunny
13 30 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 24 5% < 1mm Nil SE 30 42 SE 21 34
Frost then sunny
0 18 5% < 1mm High SSE 6 50 SE 19 31
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Weather News

Barrington Tops winter wonderland sparks sightseeing rush to Hunter Valley

16:35 EST

The recent cold snap across parts of the country has seen the Barrington Tops area blanketed in snow, drawing hundreds of sightseers.

Australia on El Nino Watch

16:20 EST

The chance of an El Nino forming during the second half of 2018 is increasing as the equatorial Pacific Ocean continues to warm.

Young farmers taught 'drought driving' skills as country roads plagued by millions of 'roos

11:32 EST

An initiative by Hay Inc in the New South Wales Riverina town of Hay is teaching young farmers life-saving 'drought driving' lessons on how to drive when faced with kangaroos on the road.