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Mt Isa Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 41°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

26.4°C falling
Updated at 03:50 EST

Northwest for 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 26.4°C falling
Dew Point 17.2°C rising
Feels Like 27.2°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
NNE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1007.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 28.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mt Isa

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Clear
34°C

12pm

Clear
39°C

3pm

Mostly clear
41°C

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National Forecast

Mt Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22

Possible thunderstorm

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 41°C 42°C 42°C 42°C 41°C 41°C 37°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 5% 50% 30% 40% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 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 13
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction NE 13km/h
NE
E 21km/h
E
NE 14km/h
NE
E 26km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
ENE 21km/h
ENE
N 12km/h
N
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NW 15km/h
NW
SW 13km/h
SW
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
E 15km/h
E
E 17km/h
E
Relative Humidity 37% 21% 31% 15% 31% 14% 34% 15% 37% 22% 29% 18% 33% 23%
Dew Point 18°C 15°C 16°C 10°C 16°C 10°C 17°C 11°C 18°C 16°C 14°C 12°C 15°C 13°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
579.0mm
62 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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18:43 EDT

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14:43 EDT

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