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Mt Isa Forecast

Today 43°C
Tonight 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

33.9°C rising
Updated at 09:10 EST

Northwest for Sunday Hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the northeast during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast during this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

Currently at Mt Isa

24-hour graph
Temperature 33.9°C rising
Dew Point 18.0°C rising
Feels Like 35.0°C
Relative Humidity 39%
Wind icon
N 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1010.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 15.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EST
Sunset sunset
19:18 EST

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 30.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mt Isa

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
40°C

3pm

Clear
43°C

6pm

Mostly clear
41°C

9pm

Mostly clear
36°C

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National Forecast

Mt Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 18
Mon
Feb 19
Tue
Feb 20
Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 43°C 41°C 41°C 41°C 34°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 27°C 28°C 27°C 26°C 23°C 22°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 30% 30% 40% 20% 60% 70% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm
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 11
km/h
9
km/h
22
km/h
7
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 11km/h
NNW
ENE 9km/h
ENE
NNW 22km/h
NNW
N 7km/h
N
NW 24km/h
NW
W 14km/h
W
WNW 22km/h
WNW
WSW 17km/h
WSW
NE 18km/h
NE
NNE 17km/h
NNE
NE 21km/h
NE
NE 20km/h
NE
NE 18km/h
NE
NE 16km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 34% 12% 46% 21% 47% 21% 46% 17% 58% 35% 72% 49% 73% 45%
Dew Point 16°C 8°C 21°C 15°C 20°C 15°C 19°C 12°C 18°C 17°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C

Mt Isa Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:12 EST
sunrise
06:34 EST
sunset
19:18 EST
last light
19:40 EST
moon
set
Sun 20:57 EST
rise
Mon 09:14 EST
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Mt Isa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 18
26°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
22.0°C 42°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
23.5°C 41.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 15
25.5°C 42.3°C 1.2mm
Wed
Feb 14
28.0°C 41.8°C 0.0mm

Mt Isa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
219.4mm
18.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
46.4mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
246.6mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.6mm
Feb 3
Lowest Temperature
19.1°C
Feb 10
Highest Temperature
42.5°C
Feb 13

Mt Isa Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.1°C
10th
Lowest On Record
13.1°C
13th 2012
Average This Month
23.9°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
23.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.5°C
13th
Highest On Record
43.5°C
3rd 2002
Average This Month
39.1°C
+3.7°C
Long-term Average
35.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
34.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
38.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
101.3mm
9.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
251.8mm
2011
Driest On Record
2.2mm
1978
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Weather News

Cattle on the move as graziers give up on wet season in drought-stricken Queensland

09:08 EDT

There is an exodus of cattle leaving drought-stricken parts of western Queensland as graziers give up on seeing a wet season, two months before the rains are usually due to finish.

Cyclone Kelvin expected to hit northern WA, posing threat to lives

08:10 EDT

Category one Cyclone Kelvin is likely to hit north Western Australia this morning, with the system bringing even more rain to the drenched region.

Cyclone threat downgraded for northern WA but record rain swamps Broome

18:12 EDT

A tropical low that is expected to build into a cyclone has dumped record-breaking rainfall on the town of Broome, swamping the town centre and prompting men to duck-dive in flooded roads to salvage cars.