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Mackay Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

17.7°C steady
Updated at 05:50 EST

Central Coast for Sunday Sunny. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 33.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 17.7°C steady
Dew Point 18.3°C steady
Feels Like 17.7°C
Relative Humidity -
Wind icon
W 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1016.5hPa steady
Fire Danger -
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:52 EST
Sunset sunset
17:59 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 15.1°C
Hamilton Island Ap 20.5°C
Proserpine Ap 12.9°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
24°C

12pm

Clear
28°C

3pm

Clear
28°C

6pm

Clear
24°C

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C
Minimum 15°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 10% 5% 10% 10% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very 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 11
km/h
12
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
4
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 11km/h
NNE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 11km/h
NE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NE 12km/h
NE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NE 11km/h
NE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NE 10km/h
NE
NE 4km/h
NE
NE 10km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 76% 67% 76% 66% 76% 66% 80% 70% 79% 70% 77% 69% 78% 71%
Dew Point 20°C 22°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 23°C 20°C 23°C 20°C 23°C 20°C 23°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:29 EST
sunrise
05:52 EST
sunset
17:59 EST
last light
18:22 EST
moon
rise
Sun 08:30 EST
set
Sun 21:32 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Sep 23
17.7°C 29°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
17.9°C 30°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
16.3°C 27.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Sep 20
17.8°C 26.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Sep 19
18.2°C 24.8°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1297.9mm
112.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1768.6mm
101 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1627.2mm
122 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
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.8°C
9th
Lowest On Record
7.9°C
4th 1985
Average This Month
16.1°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
16.7°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
22nd
Highest On Record
32.9°C
15th 2003
Average This Month
26.5°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
25.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
7th
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
21.4mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
239.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1980
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17:13 EST

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Sydney sizzles as September heat record broken in NSW

14:14 EST

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14:11 EST

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