Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. City Centre Partly cloudy. Chance of any rain: 0% Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h. City Centre Sunny. Min 18 Max 28.
Wednesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then turning N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. City Centre Mostly sunny.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. City Centre Mostly sunny. Min 22 Max 30.
Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the day. City Centre Sunny. Min 21 Max 31.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming SE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. City Centre Mostly sunny. Min 21 Max 31.
Darwin-Daly Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||16||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 8||58||ESE 12||19|
||22||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 19||61||E 10||49|
||22||30||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 16||58||E 18||31|
||14||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 10||53||SE 15||20|
||20||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 15||59||ESE 15||26|
||12||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||SE 10||60||ESE 14||24|
||15||33||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 14||51||ESE 15||22|
||19||33||30%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 16||65||ESE 16||28|
||17||31||5%||< 1mm||Nil||E 20||50||SW 10||35|
Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan
Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce says he is sympathetic to the concerns of drought-affected farmers about concessional loans, but has made no commitment to change the controversial schemes any time soon.
Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.