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Mt Isa Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 27°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.2°C falling
Updated at 02:30 EST

Northwest for Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.
Friday Sunny. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Mt Isa

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.2°C falling
Dew Point 0.8°C rising
Feels Like 19.2°C
Relative Humidity 29%
Wind icon
SE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1018.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 13.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
07:08 EST
Sunset sunset
18:10 EST

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 17.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Isa

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
15°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
18°C

12pm

Mostly clear
24°C

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National Forecast

Mt Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 27°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 27°C
Minimum 14°C 12°C 15°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High 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 13
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 15km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 32% 20% 58% 31% 55% 33% 56% 33% 55% 31% 45% 28% 37% 24%
Dew Point 1°C 3°C 10°C 9°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 12°C 11°C 10°C 9°C 8°C 5°C 5°C

Mt Isa Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:44 EST
sunrise
07:08 EST
sunset
18:10 EST
last light
18:33 EST
moon
rise
Thu 14:44 EST
set
Fri 02:57 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Mt Isa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 23
15.8°C 25°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
15.2°C 26.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
16.1°C 25.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
16.0°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 19
13.9°C 26.7°C 0.0mm

Mt Isa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
310.0mm
28.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
271.2mm
26 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
332.0mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.4mm
Mar 24
Lowest Temperature
10.7°C
May 15
Highest Temperature
43.2°C
Feb 20

Mt Isa Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.7°C
15th
Lowest On Record
1.8°C
31st 2011
Average This Month
15.1°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
13.8°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.7°C
3rd
Highest On Record
37.8°C
2nd 2016
Average This Month
28.2°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
28.0°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
12.7mm
1.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
176.4mm
1968
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1969
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