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Current Warnings

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly sunny across the Top End. Mostly sunny in the southwest. Sunny interior.

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

  • Saturday Mostly sunny NW Top End. Late shower in Arnhem. Sunny across the interior and south.

  • Sunday Mostly sunny across the Top End. Sunny in the southwest. Mostly cloudy interior.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Mon 18/06 Tue 19/06 Wed 20/06


Cape Wessel


Middle Point


Oenpelli Airport


Oenpelli Airport




Alice Springs Ap


Alice Springs Ap


Territory Grape Farm


Alice Springs Ap

ESE 35km/h

McCluer Is


Tennant Creek Ap


Cape Wessel


Cape Wessel
no rain last hr Wettest


Nabalco Mine


Cape Wessel


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 ESE 15 58 - -
13 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 12 61 ESE 17 31
Mostly sunny
21 29 60% < 1mm Nil ESE 25 72 ESE 25 64
Mostly sunny
13 30 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
13 24 5% < 1mm Nil SE 30 42 ESE 20 32
Frost then sunny
0 18 30% < 1mm High SSE 6 49 SE 20 31
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Weather News

Clear signs of drought in western NSW

21:05 EST

The prospect of El Nino forming during the second half of 2018 is troubling for parched western NSW, where some places are experiencing their driest year to date in more than five decades.

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

14:26 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.

BOM declares a 50 per cent chance of El Nino this spring, possible dry and warm conditions ahead

13:31 EST

Warm and dry — that has been the story of the season, and now there is a good chance that is set to continue for south-east Australia.