Fairfax Media Network

Parkside Weather


20.74°S 139.48°E 390m AMSL

Mt Isa Forecast

Today 41°C
Tonight 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

38.4°C rising
Updated at 13:10 EST

Northwest for Thursday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers and thunderstorms east of Mt Isa, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds NE/SE 15 to 25 km/h tending SE/SW in the middle of the day then tending NE/SE in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 37 to 42.

Currently at Mt Isa

24-hour graph
Temperature 38.4°C rising
Dew Point 13.6°C falling
Feels Like 37.9°C
Relative Humidity 23%
Wind icon
NW 3km/h falling
Wind Gusts 6km/h
Pressure 1002.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 22.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
19:15 EST

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 36.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Isa

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
41°C

6pm

Mostly clear
39°C

9pm

Mostly clear
33°C

12am

Mostly clear
29°C

Northwest Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Mt Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Thunder-
storms

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 41°C 38°C 37°C 34°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 50% 40% 60% 90% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 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 12
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction E 12km/h
E
SSW 17km/h
SSW
ENE 15km/h
ENE
SE 12km/h
SE
NE 10km/h
NE
SE 15km/h
SE
W 13km/h
W
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
E 17km/h
E
ENE 21km/h
ENE
NE 21km/h
NE
NE 24km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 48% 15% 68% 30% 65% 34% 60% 35% 56% 40% 69% 56% 79% 59%
Dew Point 19°C 10°C 23°C 18°C 22°C 19°C 20°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C

Mt Isa Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:36 EST
sunset
19:15 EST
last light
19:38 EST
moon
set
Thu 23:43 EST
rise
Fri 12:57 EST
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Mt Isa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 22
28.0°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 21
25.0°C 42.4°C 2.4mm
Tue
Feb 20
27.0°C 43.2°C 1.6mm
Mon
Feb 19
25.3°C 41.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
25.6°C 42.5°C 0.0mm

Mt Isa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
219.4mm
18.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
50.4mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
269.0mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
34.6mm
Feb 3
Lowest Temperature
19.1°C
Feb 10
Highest Temperature
43.2°C
Feb 20

Mt Isa Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.1°C
10th
Lowest On Record
13.1°C
13th 2012
Average This Month
24.3°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
23.3°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
43.2°C
20th
Highest On Record
43.5°C
3rd 2002
Average This Month
39.8°C
+4.4°C
Long-term Average
35.4°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
34.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
42.6mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
101.3mm
9.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
251.8mm
2011
Driest On Record
2.2mm
1978
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Remnants of Tropical Cyclone Kelvin soak Eucla

13:24 EDT

Western Australia's easternmost settlement just had its wettest day in half a century.

Category six cyclone rating needed as storms get bigger, New Zealand Climate Minister says

11:43 EDT

Scientists may need to create a sixth category for cyclones as climate change creates more extreme weather events, according to New Zealand's Climate Change Minister.

Cape Town's Day Zero pushed back, but authorities say drought threat still real

21:19 EDT

Theewaterskloof dam looks more like a desert.