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Mt Isa Forecast

This morning 26°C
Today 42°C
mostly_sunny

Now

29.3°C rising
Updated at 06:40 EST

Northwest for Wednesday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the southeast during this afternoon and evening. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 40s.

Currently at Mt Isa

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.3°C rising
Dew Point 16.5°C steady
Feels Like 29.6°C
Relative Humidity 46%
Wind icon
ESE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1011.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 8.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:53 EST
Sunset sunset
19:14 EST

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 30.0°C
Phosphate Hill 27.7°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Isa

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
35°C

12pm

Mostly clear
40°C

3pm

Mostly clear
42°C

6pm

Mostly clear
41°C

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National Forecast

Mt Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 7
Thu
Dec 8
Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny
Maximum 42°C 41°C 36°C 36°C 35°C 35°C 37°C
Minimum 26°C 25°C 24°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 50% 70% 50% 40% 50% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 16
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 16km/h
ENE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
N 14km/h
N
NNW 10km/h
NNW
SSE 23km/h
SSE
S 25km/h
S
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
E 16km/h
E
Relative Humidity 25% 16% 34% 18% 50% 33% 34% 30% 46% 30% 54% 33% 50% 33%
Dew Point 13°C 12°C 18°C 13°C 20°C 17°C 13°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 18°C

Mt Isa Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:29 EST
sunrise
05:53 EST
sunset
19:14 EST
last light
19:39 EST
moon
rise
Wed 12:21 EST
set
Thu 01:04 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Mt Isa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 6
20.1°C 42°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
20.9°C 41.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
20.9°C 42.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 3
22.9°C 41.3°C 0.6mm
Fri
Dec 2
22.3°C 40.6°C 0.0mm

Mt Isa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
461.9mm
49.6 Day(s)
Total For 2016
549.4mm
57 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
423.8mm
31 Day(s)
Wettest Day
61.0mm
Sep 18
Lowest Temperature
2.1°C
Jun 30
Highest Temperature
43.1°C
Jan 27

Mt Isa Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
13.4°C
7th 1978
Average This Month
20.9°C
-2.1°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.6°C
4th
Highest On Record
45.1°C
1st 2006
Average This Month
41.7°C
+4.5°C
Long-term Average
37.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
0.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
73.9mm
7.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
275.2mm
2000
Driest On Record
4.6mm
1981
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Weather News

Top End residents could be waiting until Christmas for a bit of rain relief

18:43 EDT

Top End residents are unlikely to be relieved of the oppressive hot and humid build up conditions until Christmas, because the rain-bringing La NiƱa weather pattern is unlikely to eventuate in coming months, the Bureau of Meteorology has warned.

One dead after Mt Warning campers struck by lightning, rescue operation underway

15:52 EDT

An international tourist has died and a woman has been injured after being hit by lightning while camping at Mt Warning, on the NSW north coast, police say.

Hot and stormy start to summer in NSW

15:50 EDT

The opening week of summer has been a hot and thundery mix in New South Wales and there is more to come.