Fairfax Media Network

Northern Territory Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northern Territory Forecast

  • Monday Dry throughout and mostly sunny. Hot in the north, warm in the south.

  • Tuesday Only the odd shower for eastern Top End. Dry easterly winds throughout.

  • Wednesday Dry and sunny in the south. A cool and gusty SE'ly surge across the Top End.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny and warm in the north. Sunny and cooler in the south.

  • Friday Generally sunny and warm. Chance light shower in far northeast.

NT Extremes and Records

Extremes and Records
Current Extremes   Last 3 Days Extremes Extremes This Month
Fri 22/07 Sat 23/07 Sun 24/07

32.9°C

Middle Point
Hottest

35.7°C

Douglas River

36.0°C

Middle Point

36.0°C

Middle Point

36.0°C

Middle Point

13.9°C

Alice Springs Ap
Coldest

8.0°C

Watarrka

6.0°C

Arltunga

4.6°C

Alice Springs Ap

-4.5°C

Kulgera

ESE 35km/h

Central Arnhem
Windiest

42km/h

Cape Wessel

46km/h

Kintore

53km/h

Tennant Creek Ap
-
no rain last hr Wettest

0.0mm

Darwin Ap

0.0mm

Channel Island

0.2mm

Groote Eylandt Ap

0.2mm

Groote Eylandt 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 Monthly Summaries

July 2016
Station
(Group by district)
Mean min Anomaly Mean max Anomaly Total rain Percent of mean
°C °C °C °C mm %
5.3 +1.3 20.4 +0.7 0.0 0
12.5 +0.5 30.7 +0.4 1.8 360
19.8 +0.5 31.1 +0.5 0.0 0
21.1 +0.9 28.7 +0.9 15.4 87
12.7 +0.4 24.5 -0.1 19.8 421
14.1 +0.5 30.9 +0.8 0.6 21
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.
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Adelaide weather: Severe weather front with damaging winds due to hit Adelaide

07:57 EST

More severe weather is expected to hit Adelaide by this afternoon after gales and heavy rain over the weekend.

QUT-designed portable flood levee aimed at protecting low-lying towns goes into production

17:13 EST

An Australian-first portable temporary flood barrier designed by a group of Brisbane university students for a competition will go into production.

Winter returns in a hurry

16:24 EST

After unseasonable mid-winter warmth winter has returned in a hurry to both eastern and western Australia as temperatures drop by as much as 15 degrees in 24 hours.