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Mt Isa Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 23°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

30.3°C rising
Updated at 11:30 EST

Northwest for Tuesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely during the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds NE 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Mt Isa

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.3°C rising
Dew Point 21.9°C falling
Feels Like 33.4°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
NE 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1011.4hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
19:29 EST

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 28.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mt Isa

48-hour forecast

12pm

Chance shower or storm
30°C

3pm

Chance shower or storm
33°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
31°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

Northwest Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 09:28 EST
Major Flood Warning for the lower Flinders River and Flood Warning for the Nicholson, Gregory, Leichhardt and Norman Rivers

National Forecast

Mt Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 17
Wed
Jan 18
Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 35°C 35°C 37°C 38°C 39°C 37°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 90% 70% 60% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 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 24
km/h
26
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction NE 24km/h
NE
NE 26km/h
NE
NNE 14km/h
NNE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NW 7km/h
NW
NE 11km/h
NE
NW 10km/h
NW
N 14km/h
N
NW 12km/h
NW
N 9km/h
N
W 12km/h
W
W 12km/h
W
NW 10km/h
NW
NE 11km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 81% 56% 76% 47% 73% 44% 71% 38% 67% 33% 61% 34% 71% 45%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 24°C 21°C 23°C 20°C 23°C 21°C 24°C 24°C

Mt Isa Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:51 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
19:29 EST
last light
19:53 EST
moon
rise
Tue 23:04 EST
set
Wed 11:23 EST
moon
Fri
Jan 20
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11

Mt Isa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jan 17
24.3°C - 7.8mm
Mon
Jan 16
22.9°C 33.2°C 1.2mm
Sun
Jan 15
23.6°C 28.7°C 11.8mm
Sat
Jan 14
24.5°C 36.8°C 0.4mm
Fri
Jan 13
24.8°C 33.8°C 0.6mm

Mt Isa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
113.6mm
9.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
141.8mm
14 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
44.2mm
3 Day(s)
Wettest Day
35.2mm
Jan 5
Lowest Temperature
21.9°C
Jan 1
Highest Temperature
36.8°C
Jan 14

Mt Isa Almanac

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January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
15.4°C
4th 1970
Average This Month
24.1°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.8°C
14th
Highest On Record
45.9°C
29th 1990
Average This Month
34.9°C
-1.5°C
Long-term Average
36.4°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
35.2mm
5th
Total This Month
141.8mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
113.6mm
9.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
535.2mm
2009
Driest On Record
0.2mm
1985
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