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20.72°S 139.50°E 362m AMSL

Mount Isa Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 42°C
sunny

Now

17.1°C falling
Updated at 04:30 EST

Northwest for Saturday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 40s.

Currently at Mt Isa

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Temperature 17.1°C falling
Dew Point -7.4°C falling
Feels Like 14.3°C
Relative Humidity 18%
Wind icon
Calm steady
Wind Gusts 0km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 11.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:53 EST
Sunset sunset
19:13 EST

Nearby Now

Cloncurry Ap 23.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mount Isa

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
22°C

9am

Mostly clear
34°C

12pm

Mostly clear
40°C

3pm

Mostly clear
42°C

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Mount Isa 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Dec 7
Sun
Dec 8
Mon
Dec 9
Tue
Dec 10
Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12
Fri
Dec 13

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 42°C 42°C 41°C 41°C 42°C 42°C 42°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 26°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 5% 40% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 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 16
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
NE 9km/h
NE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 22km/h
NE
ENE 19km/h
ENE
NE 23km/h
NE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
NE 23km/h
NE
E 20km/h
E
NE 16km/h
NE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
S 19km/h
S
Relative Humidity 6% 5% 18% 6% 31% 12% 19% 9% 28% 12% 22% 11% 16% 9%
Dew Point -8°C -5°C 7°C -2°C 15°C 7°C 7°C 3°C 13°C 8°C 11°C 6°C 6°C 3°C

Mount Isa Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:29 EST
sunrise
05:53 EST
sunset
19:13 EST
last light
19:38 EST
moon
rise
Sat 14:51 EST
set
Sun 03:02 EST
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Mt Isa Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Dec 6
18.6°C 41°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 5
22.6°C 39.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 4
20.3°C 37.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 3
19.6°C 35.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 2
18.8°C 34.8°C 0.0mm

Mt Isa Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
467.3mm
49.8 Day(s)
Total For 2019
340.2mm
25 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
343.0mm
35 Day(s)
Wettest Day
123.2mm
Feb 2
Lowest Temperature
1.6°C
Jul 21
Highest Temperature
43.5°C
Jan 8

Mt Isa Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.6°C
6th
Lowest On Record
13.4°C
7th 1978
Average This Month
20.7°C
-2.4°C
Long-term Average
23.1°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
41.0°C
6th
Highest On Record
45.1°C
1st 2006
Average This Month
36.3°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
37.1°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.4mm
1st
Total This Month
0.4mm
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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