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Mt Isa Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 41°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

35.9°C falling
Updated at 20:10 EST

Northwest for Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the northeast from late this morning. The chance of a thunderstorm from late this morning. Winds NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.
Saturday Hot. Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

Currently at Mt Isa

24-hour graph
Temperature 35.9°C falling
Dew Point 7.9°C falling
Feels Like 33.8°C
Relative Humidity 18%
Wind icon
NE 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1006.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 30.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:56 EST
Sunset sunset
19:18 EST

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 36.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Isa

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly cloudy
33°C

12am

Mostly clear
29°C

3am

Mostly clear
27°C

6am

Clear
24°C

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National Forecast

Mt Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 41°C 41°C 42°C 42°C 42°C 41°C 41°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 10% 5% 10% 30% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 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 12
km/h
13
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction N 12km/h
N
ESE 13km/h
ESE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
E 20km/h
E
NE 14km/h
NE
E 26km/h
E
NE 16km/h
NE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NW 16km/h
NW
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 27% 14% 37% 18% 30% 14% 31% 15% 37% 16% 35% 22% 29% 21%
Dew Point 12°C 9°C 17°C 12°C 15°C 10°C 15°C 11°C 18°C 12°C 17°C 15°C 15°C 14°C

Mt Isa Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Sat 17:34 EST
rise
Sun 05:05 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Mt Isa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 15
23.6°C 42°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
19.9°C 42.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 13
20.5°C 40.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
22.9°C 41.2°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 11
21.3°C 41.4°C 0.0mm

Mt Isa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
467.3mm
49.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
452.4mm
61 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
515.8mm
61 Day(s)
Wettest Day
59.8mm
Feb 3
Lowest Temperature
0.7°C
Jul 21
Highest Temperature
42.2°C
Dec 14

Mt Isa Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.0°C
6th
Lowest On Record
13.4°C
7th 1978
Average This Month
20.9°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
23.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
42.2°C
14th
Highest On Record
45.1°C
1st 2006
Average This Month
38.4°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
37.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
5.8mm
2nd
Total This Month
5.8mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
76.0mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
275.2mm
2000
Driest On Record
4.6mm
1981
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Weather News

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10:33 EDT

Another round of intense heat is about to sweep across southern and eastern Australia, challenging December heat records for the second time in a week.

Sydney weather: Temperatures hit 40C in western Sydney ahead of late cool change

18:43 EDT

Demand for ambulances has risen by 40 per cent across the Sydney metro area today, with temperatures in the western suburbs hitting 40 degrees Celsius.

How hot does it get in Australia?

14:43 EDT

With summer underway in Australia and heatwave conditions affecting a number of states this week, a lot of temperature observations are being compared to historical records.