Mount Isa Weather


20.73°S 139.49°E 365m AMSL

Mount Isa Forecast

Tonight 21°C
Tomorrow 27°C
possible_shower

Now

23.8°C steady
Updated at 18:10 EST

Northwest for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers and rain areas. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe. Heavy falls likely in the south. Winds NW/NE 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.
Wednesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers and rain areas in the southeast, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm east of Mt Isa. Heavy falls possible east of Mt Isa. Winds S/SW 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Currently at Mt Isa

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.8°C steady
Dew Point 23.3°C rising
Feels Like 27.0°C
Relative Humidity 97%
Wind icon
NNW 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1007.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 8.4mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:47 EST
Sunset sunset
18:48 EST

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 24.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mount Isa

48-hour forecast

9pm

Slight chance shower
23°C

12am

Chance shower
23°C

3am

Slight chance shower
22°C

6am

Intermittent rain
21°C

Northwest Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 17:02 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Rain/Wind) Central West, N Goldfields/Upper Flinders, N West, Channel Country and Maranoa/Warrego

Qld - Tue 16:45 EST
Minor Flood Warning for the Western River and Flood Warning for the Diamantina River

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Mount Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 26
Wed
Mar 27
Thu
Mar 28
Fri
Mar 29
Sat
Mar 30
Sun
Mar 31
Mon
Apr 1

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 28°C 27°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 29°C
Minimum 23°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 15°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 90% 60% 50% 40% 40% 5% 20%
Rain Amount 20-40mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 30
km/h
28
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 30km/h
NNE
N 28km/h
N
E 15km/h
E
SW 14km/h
SW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSW 14km/h
SSW
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SW 14km/h
SW
S 21km/h
S
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 85% 77% 89% 75% 87% 67% 82% 63% 71% 48% 63% 42% 54% 38%
Dew Point 23°C 24°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 18°C 17°C 13°C 14°C 10°C 14°C

Mount Isa Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:26 EST
sunrise
06:48 EST
sunset
18:47 EST
last light
19:09 EST
moon
rise
Tue 23:01 EST
set
Wed 12:32 EST
moon
Thu
Mar 28
moon
Fri
Apr 5
moon
Sat
Apr 13
moon
Fri
Apr 19

Mt Isa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 26
24.5°C 27°C 6.0mm
Mon
Mar 25
25.5°C 32.7°C 0.0mm
Sun
Mar 24
23.4°C 31.2°C 0.6mm
Sat
Mar 23
26.2°C 32.0°C -
Fri
Mar 22
24.5°C - 0.0mm

Mt Isa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
283.0mm
24.6 Day(s)
Total For 2019
318.0mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
270.0mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
123.2mm
Feb 2
Lowest Temperature
14.1°C
Mar 18
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Jan 8

Mt Isa Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.1°C
18th
Lowest On Record
13.1°C
27th 1979
Average This Month
22.1°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
21.8°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.2°C
12th
Highest On Record
41.9°C
1st 2016
Average This Month
36.3°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
34.4°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.0mm
26th
Total This Month
12.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.6mm
5.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
276.6mm
1997
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1986
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