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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

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

  • 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
Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07

32.4°C

Middle Point
Hottest

32.6°C

Middle Point

32.6°C

Oenpelli Airport

33.3°C

Douglas River

34.1°C

Middle Point

18.8°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

-3.4°C

Arltunga

-2.8°C

Arltunga

-1.0°C

Arltunga

-3.4°C

Arltunga

E 31km/h

Centre Island
Windiest

48km/h

McCluer Is

44km/h

Tindal

53km/h

McCluer Is
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Cape Wessel

1.4mm

Nabalco Mine

0.2mm

Centre Island

5.0mm

Nhulunbuy Ap
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 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 %
Mostly sunny
21 30 10% < 1mm Nil E 18 60 ENE 19 33
Mostly sunny
12 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 12 60 ESE 15 23
Possible shower
22 29 30% < 1mm Nil SE 16 61 ESE 19 56
Sunny
13 31 30% < 1mm Nil SE 15 29 E 14 18
Sunny
11 24 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 25 27 ESE 13 14
Frost then sunny
2 20 5% < 1mm Moderate N 7 49 E 11 22
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Weather News

Hughenden students find their green thumbs in kitchen garden despite the drought

15:30 EST

There have been a few hiccups along the way but the school garden at St Francis' Primary School in Hughenden continues to grow despite the on-going drought.

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

15:29 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.

Farmers want more Federal Government enticements to insure crops against natural disasters

12:17 EST

Federal Government efforts to entice grain growers into insuring against disasters have failed to impress farmers.