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Phosphate Hill Forecast

Today 41°C
Tonight 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

37.8°C rising
Updated at 12:50 EST

Northwest for Saturday Hot and sunny. Winds E/NE 15 to 20 km/h turning SE 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning then tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 40s.

Currently at Phosphate Hill

24-hour graph
Temperature 37.8°C rising
Dew Point 7.7°C rising
Feels Like 35.7°C
Relative Humidity 16%
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SSE 5km/h steady
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1009.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 29.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Mt Isa 36.6°C

Next 12 hours in Phosphate Hill

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
41°C

6pm

Mostly clear
39°C

9pm

Clear
34°C

12am

Clear
30°C

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Phosphate Hill 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18
Fri
Feb 19

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 41°C 42°C 43°C 41°C 39°C 40°C 40°C
Minimum 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 24°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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
25
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 13km/h
ENE
SE 25km/h
SE
NE 12km/h
NE
SE 22km/h
SE
NW 11km/h
NW
SW 14km/h
SW
SSE 23km/h
SSE
S 24km/h
S
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SW 19km/h
SW
SE 19km/h
SE
SSW 18km/h
SSW
SE 17km/h
SE
SSW 14km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 27% 11% 22% 9% 20% 8% 19% 9% 19% 9% 17% 9% 16% 8%
Dew Point 11°C 6°C 9°C 3°C 8°C 2°C 6°C 2°C 4°C 1°C 3°C 1°C 3°C 0°C

Phosphate Hill Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Sat 22:52 EST
rise
Sun 11:53 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Phosphate Hill Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 13
25°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 12
23.5°C 41°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 11
24.8°C 38.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
25.1°C 38.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 9
26.7°C 38.2°C 0.0mm

Phosphate Hill Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
153.2mm
14.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
125.6mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
24.8mm
12 Day(s)
Wettest Day
65.6mm
Feb 3
Lowest Temperature
18.4°C
Jan 3
Highest Temperature
43.1°C
Jan 28

Phosphate Hill Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.7°C
5th
Lowest On Record
13.7°C
14th 2009
Average This Month
24.6°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.0°C
12th
Highest On Record
43.4°C
5th 2012
Average This Month
36.5°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
36.5°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
65.6mm
3rd
Total This Month
76.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
81.4mm
7.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
198.0mm
2011
Driest On Record
0.6mm
2007
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