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Mackay Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 29°C
sunny

Now

16.8°C falling
Updated at 05:40 EST

Central Coast for Friday The chance of morning fog. Sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.8°C falling
Dew Point 16.5°C falling
Feels Like 16.8°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
W 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1015.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:24 EST
Sunset sunset
17:50 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 14.8°C
Hamilton Island Ap 20.8°C
Proserpine Ap 12.0°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
14°C

9am

Clear
20°C

12pm

Clear
28°C

3pm

Clear
28°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Aug 18
Sat
Aug 19
Sun
Aug 20
Mon
Aug 21
Tue
Aug 22
Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 26°C 22°C 25°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 13°C 13°C 9°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 20% 5% 30% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 4
km/h
8
km/h
28
km/h
16
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction W 4km/h
W
E 8km/h
E
S 28km/h
S
SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 28km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ENE 7km/h
ENE
ENE 10km/h
ENE
E 7km/h
E
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SE 10km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 87% 69% 49% 38% 52% 37% 73% 64% 76% 61% 78% 62% 79% 60%
Dew Point 18°C 22°C 7°C 11°C 5°C 6°C 13°C 17°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 17°C 18°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:02 EST
sunrise
06:24 EST
sunset
17:50 EST
last light
18:13 EST
moon
set
Fri 14:15 EST
rise
Sat 03:51 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Aug 17
16.3°C 28°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
- 28°C -
Tue
Aug 15
14°C - 0.2mm
Mon
Aug 14
14°C 24°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 13
13.6°C 23°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1276.5mm
106.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1768.4mm
100 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1478.8mm
104 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.0°C
9th
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
14th 1960
Average This Month
15.2°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
14.1°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.5°C
5th
Highest On Record
30.0°C
26th 2009
Average This Month
25.6°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.6mm
7th
Total This Month
3.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.4mm
8.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
207.8mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.4mm
2008
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