Australian Bureau of Statistics
1362.7 - Regional Statistics, Northern Territory, 2007
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/10/2007
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The Northern Territory has an area of 1 346 200 square kilometres, comprising approximately 17% of Australia's land mass. The NT sits within two main climatic zones: monsoon-tropical in the north; and semi-arid to arid desert moving south towards the centre of Australia.
In 2006 all recorded locations in the Northern Territory, except for Alice Springs, received lower than average rainfall.
Further information on the Northern Territory's environment is available through the following sources:
This page last updated 1 October 2008
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