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Current Warnings

Northern Territory Forecast

  • 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
Sat 04/07 Sun 05/07 Mon 06/07


Cape Wessel


Middle Point


Oenpelli Airport


Middle Point


Middle Point


Alice Springs Ap







ESE 33km/h

McCluer Is


McCluer Is




McCluer Is
no rain last hr Wettest


Cape Wessel


Nabalco Mine


Nabalco Mine
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 Observations

Latest Observations
(Ungroup by district)
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
07:50 CST
ENE 24 31 22.8 19.0 22.8 79 3 0.0 1013.8
07:50 CST
SE 9 9 20.3 16.1 20.3 77 2 0.0 1015.3
07:50 CST
SSE 7 9 21.5 20.1 21.5 92 1 0.0 1014.4
07:50 CST
- 0 0 15.2 8.2 15.2 63 2 0.0 1016.4
07:50 CST
E 22 28 14.5 -9.8 12.9 17 19 0.0 1019.5
07:50 CST
WNW 7 7 2.9 -3.7 1.0 62 2 0.0 1022.3
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14:44 EST

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