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Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Wednesday Isolated showers Top End. Dry elsewhere. Very warm in the north, grading warm in the south.

  • Thursday Widespread sunshine, hot to warm throughout. Moderate easterly winds.

  • Friday Widespread sunshine, hot to warm throughout. Breezy winds in the north.

  • Saturday Winds easing throughout. Hot in the north, very warm in the south.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Sun 23/07 Mon 24/07 Tue 25/07

26.0°C

McCluer Is
Hottest

35.3°C

Middle Point

35.0°C

Middle Point

35.0°C

Middle Point

36.0°C

Bradshaw

9.6°C

Rabbit Flat
Coldest

2.0°C

Arltunga

0.2°C

Arltunga
 

-3.5°C

Uluru

E 37km/h

McCluer Is
Windiest

48km/h

Tennant Creek Ap

50km/h

Nhulunbuy Ap

50km/h

Darwin Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.2mm

Cape Wessel

0.2mm

Cape Wessel
 

54.0mm

Kurundi
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 Monthly Summaries

July 2017
Station
(Ungroup by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
21.1 +1.8 75 32.7 +2.1 0.0 0
16.2 +2.6 29 33.0 +2.8 0.0 0
22.2 +2.0 37 29.6 +1.8 7.8 43
15.6 +3.6 20 32.8 +2.4 0.0 0
14.2 +1.9 26.4 +1.8 25.6 512
4.4 +0.4 75 23.4 +3.7 0.8 5
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.
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