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Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday The odd shower on the north coast. Dry and mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm in north.

  • Tuesday The odd shower on the north coast. Dry and mostly sunny elsewhere. Warm in north.

  • 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.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 03/07 Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07

32.3°C

Middle Point
Hottest

33.5°C

Middle Point

32.6°C

Middle Point

32.6°C

Oenpelli Airport

34.1°C

Middle Point

19.3°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

-2.9°C

Arltunga

-3.4°C

Arltunga

-2.8°C

Arltunga

-3.4°C

Arltunga

ESE 33km/h

Cape Wessel
Windiest

51km/h

Cape Wessel

48km/h

McCluer Is

44km/h

Tindal
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Channel Island

0.2mm

Cape Wessel

1.4mm

Nabalco Mine

1.2mm

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
(ungroup 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
20 30 30% < 1mm Nil E 17 66 ENE 18 35
Mostly sunny
16 32 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 12 67 E 16 25
Possible shower
22 28 60% < 1mm Nil SE 17 64 ESE 19 61
Sunny
13 32 60% < 1mm Nil SSE 14 37 E 14 18
Sunny
12 25 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 24 21 ESE 14 12
Frost then sunny
1 21 5% < 1mm High NNW 4 46 E 13 20
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