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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday The odd shower on the northwest coast. Dry and mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm in north.

  • Thursday The odd shower on the northwest coast. Dry and mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm in north.

  • Friday Mostly sunny throughout. Mild in south, warm north. Light winds in south, moderate SE winds in north.

  • Saturday Isolated coastal showers in the east Top End. Warm in the north, mild in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07 Tue 07/07

25.2°C

Cape Wessel
Hottest

32.6°C

Oenpelli Airport

33.3°C

Douglas River

33.0°C

Middle Point

34.1°C

Middle Point

2.0°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

-2.8°C

Arltunga

-1.0°C

Arltunga
 

-3.4°C

Arltunga

E 35km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

44km/h

Tindal

53km/h

McCluer Is

51km/h

Centre Island
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.4mm

Nabalco Mine

0.2mm

Centre Island
 

18.2mm

Nabalco Mine
Northern Territory's Records for July
Max Min Rain
Highest 40.5°C at
Tindal in 1995
Lowest 5.9°C at
Uluru in 1997
Highest 26.9°C at
Cape Don in 2010
Lowest -7.5°C at
Alice Springs Ap in 1976
Highest 142.2mm at
Brunette Downs in 1986

Northern Territory Observations

Latest Observations
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
07:40 CST
E 15 17 21.7 18.7 21.7 83 2 0.0 1013.6
07:40 CST
ESE 7 7 13.9 9.3 13.8 74 2 0.0 1015.5
07:40 CST
SE 6 6 21.0 20.2 21.0 95 1 7.0 1014.2
07:40 CST
- 0 0 13.4 7.6 13.4 68 2 0.0 1016.4
07:40 CST
ESE 30 35 12.8 -5.9 10.2 26 16 0.0 1019.2
07:40 CST
WNW 9 9 2.3 - -0.3 - - 0.0 1021.7
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Weather News

Agriculture Minister Joyce defends White Paper's drought loans, R&D spend and lack of inland rail plan

07:49 EST

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.

Canberra's run of cold still running

20:01 EST

Canberra has chilled below freezing every morning this month, and a few days have been quite cold as well.

A breath of fresh air for Sydney

17:47 EST

Over the last week, much of the southeast has been treated to cold, cloud-free nights with light winds.