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Mt Isa Forecast

Today 37°C
Tonight 25°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

35.8°C steady
Updated at 16:10 EST

Northwest for Friday 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 W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Currently at Mt Isa

24-hour graph
Temperature 35.8°C steady
Dew Point 17.5°C steady
Feels Like 36.9°C
Relative Humidity 34%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1006.1hPa falling
Fire Danger 16.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EST
Sunset sunset
19:29 EST

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 35.7°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Isa

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
36°C

9pm

Mostly clear
31°C

12am

Mostly clear
29°C

3am

Slight chance shower
27°C

Northwest Weather Warnings

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Qld - Fri 09:45 EST
Flood Warning for the Diamantina River

Qld - Fri 09:31 EST
Major Flood Warning for the lower Flinders River. Minor Flood Warning for the Norman River and Flood Warning for the Nicholson/Gregory

National Forecast

Mt Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 37°C 37°C 39°C 36°C 34°C 35°C 37°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 80% 90% 90% 70% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 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 14
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction NW 14km/h
NW
N 12km/h
N
NW 13km/h
NW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
W 11km/h
W
NE 9km/h
NE
NNW 9km/h
NNW
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
E 16km/h
E
ENE 12km/h
ENE
E 22km/h
E
ENE 17km/h
ENE
E 24km/h
E
Relative Humidity 64% 36% 67% 40% 63% 34% 64% 47% 69% 44% 69% 40% 65% 35%
Dew Point 23°C 20°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 21°C 23°C 20°C 22°C 20°C

Mt Isa Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:54 EST
sunrise
06:18 EST
sunset
19:29 EST
last light
19:53 EST
moon
rise
Sat 00:57 EST
set
Sat 13:51 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Mt Isa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jan 20
25.4°C 37°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
24.1°C 36.8°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

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
37.0°C
Jan 20

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
37.0°C
20th
Highest On Record
45.9°C
29th 1990
Average This Month
35.0°C
-1.4°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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