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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.

  • Monday Mostly sunny NW Top End. Clearing shower in Arnhem. Mostly sunny in southwest. Mostly sunny 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


Oenpelli Airport


Wave Hill


Oenpelli Airport


Oenpelli Airport




Alice Springs Ap


Alice Springs Ap


Territory Grape Farm




Alice Springs Ap

ESE 33km/h

McCluer Is


Tennant Creek Ap


Cape Wessel


Cape Wessel
no rain last hr Wettest


Nabalco Mine


Cape Wessel


Nhulunbuy Ap


Cape Wessel
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

(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 %
Mostly sunny
3 18 10% < 1mm Moderate ESE 11 64 SE 22 38
Mostly sunny
15 31 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
21 32 5% < 1mm Nil SE 19 61 ESE 20 33
15 32 5% < 1mm Nil SE 18 64 SE 24 29
Mostly sunny
21 28 40% < 1mm Nil SE 27 69 SE 29 63
Mostly sunny
15 25 5% < 1mm Nil SE 32 44 SE 26 28
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Weather News

Rain returns to Sydney

16:12 EST

Sydney is having its first wetter than average month since last June, helping the city recover after its driest start to a year in more than a decade.

Antarctic expeditioners plunge into icy water at Casey Station to mark winter solstice

16:05 EST

[Expeditioners at Antarctica's Casey Station have taken a plunge into -2 degree waters to celebrate midwinter.

Cheeky Canberrans disrobe and jump in the lake to mark winter solstice

15:46 EST

It's the shortest day of the year, so why not take off all of your clothes and plunge into the freezing lake to celebrate? That's what a brave group of Canberrans did early on Thursday morning to mark the winter solstice and raise money for charity.