Average Temperatures for Northwest Territories in July

Average temperatures for July at places throughout the Northwest Territories are given below.

Separate tables group places in the Southern and Northern parts of the Northwest Territories.

The tables list the normals for maximum and minimum monthly temperatures, in degrees Celsius and Fahrenheit, based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010.

Southern Northwest Territories

Several of the communities in the southern portion of the Northwest Territories are on the shores of Great Slave Lake. The capital city of Yellowknife is on the north shore, and Hay River on the south shore.

Fort Simpson is a village at the confluence of the Liard and Mackenzie Rivers. Upstream on the Liard, is the hamlet of Fort Liard, located not far from the borders with the Yukon and British Columbia.

Fort Smith is along the Slave River, near the Alberta border. Located just east of Wood Buffalo National Park, the town serves as a gateway for visiting the Park.

Average July temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
74 52 Fort Liard 23 11
75 52 Fort Simpson 24 11
74 51 Fort Smith 23 11
70 52 Hay River 21 11
70 55 Yellowknife 21 13

Northern Northwest Territories

This region of the Northwest Territories includes the mainland and islands of the Canadian western Arctic. All the places here, but Normal Wells, lie north of the Arctic Circle.

The communities of Normal Wells and Inuvik sit alongside the Mackenzie River. Tuktoyaktuk, Paulatuk and Cape Parry are on the Arctic coast. Sachs Harbour is on the southwest corner of Banks Island, while Ulukhaktok is on the west coast of Victoria Island. Mould Bay is Environment Canada's northermost weather station in the Northwest Territories, located at 76° N latitude on Prince Patrick Island.

Average daily temperatures in July
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
49 38 Cape Parry 9 3
67 47 Inuvik 20 9
44 34 Mould Bay 7 1
73 53 Norman Wells 23 12
58 42 Paulatuk 14 6
50 38 Sachs Harbour 10 3
59 44 Tuktoyaktuk 15 7
55 41 Ulukhaktok 13 5

Environment Canada. Meteorological Service of Canada. Canadian Climate Normals. 1981-2010 Climate Normals & Averages.

Northwest Territories Temperatures
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