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Mt Isa Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 34°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.9°C falling
Updated at 03:40 EST

Northwest for Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm, most likely north of Mt Isa in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Monday Sunny. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Mt Isa

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.9°C falling
Dew Point 10.6°C rising
Feels Like 23.9°C
Relative Humidity 43%
Wind icon
S 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1013.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 8.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:55 EST
Sunset sunset
18:26 EST

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 27.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Isa

48-hour forecast

6am

Clear
20°C

9am

Clear
26°C

12pm

Clear
32°C

3pm

Mostly clear
34°C

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National Forecast

Mt Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Apr 22
Mon
Apr 23
Tue
Apr 24
Wed
Apr 25
Thu
Apr 26
Fri
Apr 27
Sat
Apr 28

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 34°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 30°C
Minimum 19°C 18°C 17°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High 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 15
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 15km/h
ESE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 32% 22% 38% 19% 27% 18% 24% 16% 21% 13% 25% 15% 26% 14%
Dew Point 8°C 10°C 11°C 7°C 6°C 5°C 3°C 4°C 2°C 1°C 4°C 3°C 3°C 0°C

Mt Isa Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:33 EST
sunrise
06:55 EST
sunset
18:26 EST
last light
18:48 EST
moon
rise
Sun 12:45 EST
set
Mon 00:09 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
Tue
May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Mt Isa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Apr 21
18.6°C 35°C 0.0mm
Fri
Apr 20
17.7°C 34.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
17.6°C 34.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
20.1°C 34.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 17
20.0°C 34.8°C 0.0mm

Mt Isa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
297.3mm
26.8 Day(s)
Total For 2018
271.0mm
25 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
332.0mm
36 Day(s)
Wettest Day
40.4mm
Mar 24
Lowest Temperature
15.1°C
Apr 5
Highest Temperature
43.2°C
Feb 20

Mt Isa Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.1°C
5th
Lowest On Record
5.8°C
30th 2017
Average This Month
19.7°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
18.5°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.8°C
2nd
Highest On Record
38.6°C
11th 2003
Average This Month
34.6°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
32.0°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.0mm
10th
Total This Month
1.0mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
14.3mm
2.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
167.8mm
2006
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1969
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Weather News

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15:19 EST

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East coast rain and storm update

16:45 EST

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