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Phosphate Hill Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 33°C
thunderstorms

Now

24.5°C steady
Updated at 02:00 EST

Northwest for Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the northeast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, with possible heavy falls. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm from the late morning with possible heavy falls. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/SE in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Phosphate Hill

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.5°C steady
Dew Point 20.6°C steady
Feels Like 24.5°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
ENE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1013.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.4mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EST
Sunset sunset
19:13 EST

Nearby Now

Mt Isa 23.9°C
Cloncurry Ap 23.7°C

Next 12 hours in Phosphate Hill

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
24°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
23°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
27°C

12pm

Chance shower or storm
32°C

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National Forecast

Phosphate Hill 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1

Thunder-
storms

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 33°C 36°C 38°C 38°C 38°C 36°C 37°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 30% 20% 10% 20% 30% 10%
Rain Amount 5-10mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme 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 17
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 17km/h
ENE
E 14km/h
E
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 12km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
SE 21km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 73% 54% 61% 35% 45% 23% 34% 19% 29% 18% 41% 25% 40% 22%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 21°C 18°C 17°C 14°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 10°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 13°C

Phosphate Hill Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:34 EST
sunset
19:13 EST
last light
19:36 EST
moon
rise
Thu 03:12 EST
set
Thu 16:39 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Phosphate Hill Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
24.6°C 33°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
19.3°C 36.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
18.2°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 19
21.4°C 31.9°C 6.2mm
Sat
Feb 18
26.4°C 36.4°C 0.0mm

Phosphate Hill Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
153.2mm
14.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
100.4mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
125.6mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
44.2mm
Jan 22
Lowest Temperature
18.2°C
Feb 20
Highest Temperature
41.8°C
Feb 12

Phosphate Hill Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.2°C
20th
Lowest On Record
13.7°C
14th 2009
Average This Month
24.9°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.8°C
12th
Highest On Record
43.4°C
5th 2012
Average This Month
38.3°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
36.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.8mm
14th
Total This Month
21.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
81.4mm
7.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
198.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.6mm
2007
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