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Mackay Forecast

This morning 16°C
Today 25°C
possible_shower

Now

18.7°C steady
Updated at 07:00 EST

Central Coast for Thursday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers or drizzle, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.

Currently at Mackay

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Temperature 18.7°C steady
Dew Point 18.7°C rising
Feels Like 18.7°C
Relative Humidity 100%
Wind icon
SSW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1020.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EST
Sunset sunset
17:32 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 18.2°C
Hamilton Island Ap 20.3°C
Proserpine Ap 17.2°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9am

Slight chance shower
21°C

12pm

Shower
25°C

3pm

Slight chance shower
24°C

6pm

Slight chance shower
21°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1
Sun
Jul 2
Mon
Jul 3
Tue
Jul 4
Wed
Jul 5

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 25°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 16°C 14°C 13°C 15°C 14°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 90% 50% 50% 20% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 8
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
3
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
S 10km/h
S
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SSE 3km/h
SSE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
S 9km/h
S
SSE 12km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 92% 87% 95% 84% 86% 82% 88% 81% 83% 77% 87% 76% 84% 70%
Dew Point 20°C 22°C 19°C 20°C 16°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 18°C 20°C 17°C 19°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:16 EST
sunrise
06:41 EST
sunset
17:32 EST
last light
17:56 EST
moon
rise
Thu 10:49 EST
set
Thu 22:50 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jun 28
17.7°C 25°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jun 27
15.2°C 23°C 0.2mm
Mon
Jun 26
13.2°C 23.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 25
12.5°C 23.0°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jun 24
15.5°C 23.7°C 0.8mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1204.1mm
88.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1748.2mm
83 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1297.8mm
82 Day(s)
Wettest Day
241.0mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
9.3°C
Jun 9
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Mar 17

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.3°C
9th
Lowest On Record
4.6°C
27th 1960
Average This Month
14.1°C
-0.1°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
25.0°C
28th
Highest On Record
30.5°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
22.3°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
21.9°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.8mm
24th
Total This Month
2.2mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.0mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
392.1mm
1967
Driest On Record
2.4mm
1968
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