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Mackay Forecast

Today 27°C
Tonight 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.4°C falling
Updated at 17:20 EST

Central Coast for Monday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.4°C falling
Dew Point 21.1°C falling
Feels Like 24.4°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
SE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1016.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:18 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 24.9°C
Hamilton Island Ap 24.7°C
Proserpine Ap 24.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
23°C

12am

Mostly clear
22°C

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Apr 24
Tue
Apr 25
Wed
Apr 26
Thu
Apr 27
Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 24°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C 12°C 13°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 70% 10% 10% 30% 5% 50% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 19
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
5
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
23
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 11km/h
SE
S 3km/h
S
ENE 5km/h
ENE
SSW 13km/h
SSW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
S 23km/h
S
SSE 15km/h
SSE
S 16km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
S 17km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 81% 75% 81% 75% 83% 73% 79% 67% 61% 54% 65% 61% 72% 66%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 20°C 19°C 8°C 14°C 12°C 17°C 16°C 18°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:55 EST
sunrise
06:18 EST
sunset
17:44 EST
last light
18:07 EST
moon
rise
Tue 04:39 EST
set
Tue 16:56 EST
moon
Wed
Apr 26
moon
Wed
May 3
moon
Thu
May 11
moon
Fri
May 19

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Apr 24
20.7°C 27°C 9.2mm
Sun
Apr 23
20.3°C 25.7°C 9.6mm
Sat
Apr 22
20.5°C 26.4°C 9.8mm
Fri
Apr 21
20.7°C 24.9°C 0.4mm
Thu
Apr 20
20.0°C 25.9°C 13.4mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1033.0mm
64.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1563.6mm
61 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1132.6mm
59 Day(s)
Wettest Day
241.0mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
16.5°C
Apr 1
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Mar 17

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
16.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
12.0°C
28th 1990
Average This Month
20.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
20.2°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.5°C
2nd
Highest On Record
33.8°C
2nd 1988
Average This Month
27.2°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
26.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.6mm
7th
Total This Month
91.6mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
147.9mm
15.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
521.4mm
1989
Driest On Record
9.2mm
1974
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