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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

26.8°C

Cape Wessel
Hottest

33.0°C

Middle Point

34.0°C

Oenpelli Airport

35.0°C

Oenpelli Airport

39.3°C

Noonamah

5.3°C

Uluru
Coldest

-3.7°C

Alice Springs Ap

1.0°C

Territory Grape Farm
 

-3.7°C

Alice Springs Ap

ESE 31km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
Windiest

59km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

57km/h

Cape Wessel

53km/h

Cape Wessel
-
no rain last hr Wettest

1.0mm

Nabalco Mine

3.0mm

Cape Wessel
 

10.0mm

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 Rainfall Bulletin

Thursday June 21, 2018
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Station
(Ungroup by district)
Rain to 9am Interval
mm Hours
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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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.