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Mt Isa Forecast

Today 35°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_cloudy

Now

29.9°C rising
Updated at 09:20 EST

Northwest for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower or patchy light rain in the northwest, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm north of Mt Isa. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 33 to 39.

Currently at Mt Isa

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.9°C rising
Dew Point 19.6°C rising
Feels Like 31.5°C
Relative Humidity 54%
Wind icon
NE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1010.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 30.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Isa

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly cloudy
33°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
35°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

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National Forecast

Mt Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly cloudy

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 35°C 38°C 39°C 40°C 40°C 41°C 41°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 50% 10% 20% 30% 30% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
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
24
km/h
15
km/h
26
km/h
18
km/h
28
km/h
20
km/h
25
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NE 14km/h
NE
NE 24km/h
NE
ENE 15km/h
ENE
ENE 26km/h
ENE
NE 18km/h
NE
ENE 28km/h
ENE
NE 20km/h
NE
E 25km/h
E
NNE 18km/h
NNE
E 21km/h
E
NNE 16km/h
NNE
E 21km/h
E
ENE 18km/h
ENE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 44% 33% 42% 20% 46% 26% 50% 30% 58% 33% 57% 34% 58% 36%
Dew Point 16°C 16°C 14°C 12°C 16°C 15°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C

Mt Isa Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:53 EST
sunrise
06:17 EST
sunset
19:29 EST
last light
19:53 EST
moon
set
Sat 21:39 EST
rise
Sun 09:33 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Mt Isa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
25°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
25.9°C 36°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
22.7°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
22.9°C 37.4°C 1.2mm
Tue
Jan 16
25.6°C 42.4°C 0.0mm

Mt Isa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
118.1mm
9.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
3.8mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
144.4mm
16 Day(s)
Wettest Day
2.2mm
Jan 14
Lowest Temperature
19.4°C
Jan 5
Highest Temperature
42.4°C
Jan 16

Mt Isa Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.4°C
5th
Lowest On Record
15.4°C
4th 1970
Average This Month
25.7°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.4°C
16th
Highest On Record
45.9°C
29th 1990
Average This Month
39.3°C
+2.9°C
Long-term Average
36.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.2mm
14th
Total This Month
3.8mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
118.1mm
9.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
535.2mm
2009
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1985
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Weather News

Southern states swelter as power supply struggles

00:08 EDT

The power supply in Victoria and South Australia is being put to the test as five of the states and territories face an extreme heatwave, after temperatures in some areas hit 40 degrees Celsius.

Melbourne hits 42C before cool change as authorities defend 'heat kills' warnings

21:48 EDT

Melburnians — and the world's best tennis players — have battled through temperatures of about 42 degrees Celsius, as energy authorities curtailed some industrial users' power consumption and firefighters across Victoria stood on high alert.

Canberra braces for heatwave as temperatures expected to soar above 37C for four consecutive days

21:03 EDT

Canberrans are about to swelter through the weekend, with four consecutive days at or above 37 degrees Celsius.