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20.72°S 139.52°E 348m AMSL

Mt Isa Forecast

Today 36°C
Tonight 24°C
late_shower

Now

34.9°C rising
Updated at 14:50 EST

Northwest for Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Mt Isa

24-hour graph
Temperature 34.9°C rising
Dew Point 20.5°C rising
Feels Like 38.0°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
NE 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1008.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 10.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:16 EST
Sunset sunset
19:29 EST

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 36.1°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Isa

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
34°C

9pm

Mostly clear
30°C

12am

Mostly clear
27°C

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

Northwest Weather Warnings

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Qld - Thu 10:23 EST
Flood Warning for the Diamantina River

Qld - Thu 09:27 EST
Major Flood Warning for lower Flinders River. Minor Flood Warning for Norman River. Flood Warning for Nicholson/Gregory & Leichhardt rivers

National Forecast

Mt Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 36°C 37°C 38°C 39°C 36°C 34°C 35°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 80% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
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 10
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction NW 10km/h
NW
NNE 11km/h
NNE
WNW 13km/h
WNW
N 12km/h
N
WNW 13km/h
WNW
N 8km/h
N
W 12km/h
W
S 11km/h
S
NNW 10km/h
NNW
ENE 13km/h
ENE
N 12km/h
N
ENE 14km/h
ENE
E 11km/h
E
ESE 21km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 67% 42% 65% 36% 64% 38% 63% 40% 67% 42% 72% 51% 69% 43%
Dew Point 23°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 21°C

Mt Isa Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:16 EST
sunset
19:29 EST
last light
19:53 EST
moon
rise
Fri 00:19 EST
set
Fri 13:02 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Mt Isa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
24.1°C - 0.2mm
Wed
Jan 18
21.9°C 35.1°C 2.4mm
Tue
Jan 17
24.3°C 33.0°C 7.8mm
Mon
Jan 16
22.9°C 33.2°C 1.2mm
Sun
Jan 15
23.6°C 28.7°C 11.8mm

Mt Isa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
113.6mm
9.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
144.4mm
16 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
46.0mm
4 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.2mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
21.9°C
Jan 1
Highest Temperature
36.8°C
Jan 14

Mt Isa Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
15.4°C
4th 1970
Average This Month
24.0°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.8°C
14th
Highest On Record
45.9°C
29th 1990
Average This Month
34.8°C
-1.6°C
Long-term Average
36.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.2mm
5th
Total This Month
144.4mm
16 Day(s)
Long-term Average
113.6mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
535.2mm
2009
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1985
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Weather News

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.

Climate Council warns Queensland will be hard hit by violent storms as the earth warms up

13:51 EDT

The Climate Council has warned that warmer global temperatures could have a severe impact on Queensland with more storm surges and intense cyclone activity likely.