Fairfax Media Network

Breakaway Weather


20.72°S 139.52°E 352m AMSL

Mt Isa Forecast

Today 34°C
Tonight 19°C
sunny

Now

34.6°C rising
Updated at 15:20 EST

Northwest for Friday Mostly sunny. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Mt Isa

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.6°C rising
Dew Point 9.8°C rising
Feels Like 32.8°C
Relative Humidity 22%
Wind icon
S 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1011.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 23.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

more
Sunrise sunrise
07:01 EST
Sunset sunset
18:16 EST

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 34.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Isa

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
31°C

9pm

Mostly clear
25°C

12am

Mostly clear
22°C

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

Northwest Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

Queensland Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Mt Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10
Wed
May 11
Thu
May 12

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Clearing shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 34°C 35°C 35°C 26°C 22°C 23°C 25°C
Minimum 15°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 14°C 10°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 90% 90% 70% 10% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 11
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
8
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
22
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction E 11km/h
E
E 8km/h
E
ENE 9km/h
ENE
N 18km/h
N
NNW 15km/h
NNW
NNW 26km/h
NNW
WNW 8km/h
WNW
W 14km/h
W
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 23% 19% 33% 33% 52% 37% 77% 69% 62% 55% 60% 41% 53% 35%
Dew Point 2°C 8°C 10°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 12°C 13°C 9°C 9°C 8°C 9°C

Mt Isa Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:38 EST
sunrise
07:01 EST
sunset
18:16 EST
last light
18:39 EST
moon
set
Fri 18:00 EST
rise
Sat 07:09 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Mt Isa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
May 6
16.3°C 35°C 0.0mm
Thu
May 5
13.8°C 33.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 4
16.9°C 31.4°C 0.8mm
Tue
May 3
22.4°C 31.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 2
19.7°C 37.8°C 0.0mm

Mt Isa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
309.2mm
28.9 Day(s)
Total For 2016
235.8mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
368.6mm
15 Day(s)
Wettest Day
39.6mm
Mar 13
Lowest Temperature
13.8°C
May 5
Highest Temperature
43.1°C
Jan 27

Mt Isa Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.8°C
5th
Lowest On Record
1.8°C
31st 2011
Average This Month
17.9°C
+4.1°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
37.1°C
4th 2007
Average This Month
34.4°C
+6.5°C
Long-term Average
27.9°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.8mm
4th
Total This Month
0.8mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
13.0mm
1.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
176.4mm
1968
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1969
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Mother's Day Forecast

14:30 EST

Mother's Day is approaching and the forecast charts are looking pretty grim for a lot of regional Australia.

Storms to strike Perth

12:23 EST

A cold front is surging towards Perth, bringing thunderstorms and wind.

Monster swells off Victoria's south coast excite surfers

11:30 EST

Monster swells off the coast of south-west Victoria have created a wave of excitement among local surfers.