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Phosphate Hill Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 35°C
thunderstorms

Now

26.0°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EST

Northwest for Monday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm with possible heavy falls in the north. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Phosphate Hill

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.0°C falling
Dew Point 20.3°C falling
Feels Like 27.3°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
N 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1008.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
19:29 EST

Nearby Now

Mt Isa 24.5°C

Next 12 hours in Phosphate Hill

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Intermittent rain
28°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

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National Forecast

Phosphate Hill 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Thunder-
storms

Thunder-
storms

Showers increasing

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Thunder-
storms
Maximum 35°C 36°C 38°C 38°C 39°C 39°C 38°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 27°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 40% 30% 40% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
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 24
km/h
23
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NE 24km/h
NE
NE 23km/h
NE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NW 7km/h
NW
NE 10km/h
NE
NW 12km/h
NW
N 14km/h
N
NW 14km/h
NW
NNE 11km/h
NNE
WNW 12km/h
WNW
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NNW 10km/h
NNW
ENE 11km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 73% 50% 68% 44% 63% 35% 59% 28% 53% 27% 51% 29% 51% 36%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 20°C 22°C 17°C 21°C 17°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 21°C

Phosphate Hill Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:11 EST
sunset
19:29 EST
last light
19:54 EST
moon
set
Tue 10:29 EST
rise
Tue 23:02 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Phosphate Hill Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 16
25°C - 0.2mm
Sun
Jan 15
22.9°C 34°C 17.4mm
Sat
Jan 14
26.7°C 37.7°C 0.2mm
Fri
Jan 13
26.8°C 36.9°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 12
26.3°C 40.6°C 0.0mm

Phosphate Hill Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
71.8mm
7.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
22.2mm
7 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
44.6mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
17.4mm
Jan 15
Lowest Temperature
22.9°C
Jan 15
Highest Temperature
40.6°C
Jan 12

Phosphate Hill Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.9°C
15th
Lowest On Record
15.4°C
6th 2005
Average This Month
25.7°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
24.4°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
40.6°C
12th
Highest On Record
45.9°C
2nd 2014
Average This Month
37.4°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
37.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
17.4mm
15th
Total This Month
22.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
71.8mm
7.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
194.0mm
2005
Driest On Record
7.2mm
2008
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