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Mackay Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.6°C falling
Updated at 05:40 EST

Central Coast for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm this afternoon. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.6°C falling
Dew Point 17.3°C rising
Feels Like 23.6°C
Relative Humidity 67%
Wind icon
E 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1012.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:14 EST
Sunset sunset
18:23 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 23.7°C
Hamilton Island Ap 24.2°C
Proserpine Ap 20.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear
28°C

3pm

Mostly clear
28°C

6pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Late shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 30% 50% 60% 50% 80% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 14
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction E 14km/h
E
E 16km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 14km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
Relative Humidity 60% 60% 65% 66% 65% 65% 64% 62% 65% 63% 63% 64% 71% 70%
Dew Point 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 22°C 21°C 24°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:50 EST
sunrise
05:14 EST
sunset
18:23 EST
last light
18:47 EST
moon
set
Sat 18:08 EST
rise
Sun 05:44 EST
moon
Mon
Nov 27
moon
Mon
Dec 4
moon
Sun
Dec 10
moon
Mon
Dec 18

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Nov 17
23.4°C 29°C 0.0mm
Thu
Nov 16
23.2°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Wed
Nov 15
21.8°C 27.6°C 0.6mm
Tue
Nov 14
20.5°C 27.0°C 7.2mm
Mon
Nov 13
21.2°C 27.5°C 1.6mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Nov
1425.5mm
128.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1852.2mm
120 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1722.6mm
129 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
November Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.9°C
11th
Lowest On Record
14.9°C
5th 1960
Average This Month
21.4°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
21.8°C
November Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.2°C
7th
Highest On Record
36.3°C
23rd 2008
Average This Month
28.8°C
-0.4°C
Long-term Average
29.2°C
November Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.6mm
9th
Total This Month
47.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
92.5mm
8.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
591.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1968
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Weather News

Thunderstorm brings damaging winds to parts of NSW and ACT

23:35 EDT

Large hailstones have pelted parts of the Blue Mountains and Canberra, as thunderstorms and damaging winds lashed New South Wales.

Severe storms affecting multiple states

15:40 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting parts of Victoria, NSW, the ACT and Queensland today.

Outback Northern Territory hit with soaking rain, breaking dry stretch

13:31 EDT

It has been a wet week across much of the Northern Territory, with many cattle stations receiving their first rain for the season and in some cases the In the past week 43.8mm has been measured in the rain gauge at the Alice Springs airport, well above the town's average November rainfall of 28.1mm.