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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.

  • Sunday Cold and frosty start in the south. Sunny, warm and dry in the north.

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

30.5°C

Douglas River
Hottest

32.6°C

Oenpelli Airport

33.3°C

Douglas River

33.6°C

Mango Farm

34.1°C

Middle Point

16.9°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

-2.8°C

Arltunga

-1.0°C

Arltunga

-1.1°C

Arltunga

-3.4°C

Arltunga

ESE 35km/h

Centre Island
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

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Weather News

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

11:06 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.