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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

28.1°C

Oenpelli Airport
Hottest

32.6°C

Oenpelli Airport

33.3°C

Douglas River

33.6°C

Mango Farm

34.1°C

Middle Point

8.6°C

Curtin Springs
Coldest

-2.8°C

Arltunga

-1.0°C

Arltunga

-1.1°C

Arltunga

-3.4°C

Arltunga

E 33km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
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

2.0mm

Cape Wessel

7.0mm

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
(group by district)
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Frost then sunny
2 16 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 11 59 SSE 20 29
Sunny
13 28 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 26 38 SSE 20 18
Sunny
21 29 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 18 45 ESE 25 22
Sunny
13 30 5% < 1mm Nil SE 16 42 ESE 22 18
Sunny
21 28 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 25 59 SE 30 55
Sunny
11 21 5% < 1mm Nil SE 31 34 SE 22 19
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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.