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Mt Isa Forecast

This morning 9°C
Today 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

18.3°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EST

Northwest for Thursday Clear. Winds S 25 to 35 km/h.
Friday Mostly sunny. Winds SE 25 to 35 km/h.

Currently at Lake Julius

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.3°C falling
Dew Point -1.6°C falling
Feels Like 18.3°C
Relative Humidity 26%
Wind icon
SSE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 13.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:58 EST
Sunset sunset
18:22 EST

Nearby Now

Mt Isa 16.6°C
Camooweal 12.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Isa

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
14°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
10°C

9am

Mostly clear
15°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
20°C

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National Forecast

Mt Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 25°C 27°C 29°C 31°C 30°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 9°C 10°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 10% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very 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 25
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
8
km/h
3
km/h
16
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
SSW 3km/h
SSW
S 16km/h
S
S 10km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
S 15km/h
S
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 30% 17% 32% 16% 33% 18% 33% 18% 34% 20% 36% 22% 38% 24%
Dew Point -3°C -2°C 0°C -1°C 3°C 2°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 4°C 5°C 5°C 7°C

Mt Isa Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:35 EST
sunrise
06:58 EST
sunset
18:22 EST
last light
18:44 EST
moon
rise
Fri 08:29 EST
set
Fri 20:07 EST
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19
moon
Fri
May 26

Lake Julius Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Apr 27
- 27°C -
Wed
Apr 26
21.4°C - 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 25
19.6°C 35.0°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 24
23.2°C 34.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
Apr 23
23.1°C 34.3°C 0.0mm

Mt Isa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
296.2mm
27.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
332.0mm
36 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
235.4mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
59.8mm
Feb 3
Lowest Temperature
14.1°C
Apr 12
Highest Temperature
40.8°C
Mar 28

Mt Isa Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.1°C
12th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
30th 2004
Average This Month
18.2°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
18.5°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.4°C
9th
Highest On Record
38.6°C
11th 2003
Average This Month
33.4°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
31.9°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
15.1mm
2.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
167.8mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1969
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