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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

28.6°C

Jabiru Ap
Hottest

33.5°C

Middle Point

32.6°C

Middle Point

32.6°C

Oenpelli Airport

34.1°C

Middle Point

12.5°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

-2.9°C

Arltunga

-3.4°C

Arltunga

-2.8°C

Arltunga

-3.4°C

Arltunga

E 31km/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 %
Sunny
22 30 30% < 1mm Nil ESE 16 59 E 19 27
Sunny
12 31 5% < 1mm Nil SE 11 62 ESE 17 24
Mostly sunny
21 28 40% < 1mm Nil SE 16 72 SE 21 65
Sunny
14 31 40% < 1mm Nil SSE 15 50 E 15 26
Sunny
13 28 5% < 1mm Nil ESE 19 24 ESE 15 11
Mostly sunny
3 23 5% < 1mm Moderate NW 4 51 SW 9 20
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