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Mackay Forecast

This morning 15°C
Today 26°C
mostly_sunny

Now

16.5°C falling
Updated at 02:10 EST

Central Coast for Thursday Clear. Light winds.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. ##.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.5°C falling
Dew Point 16.3°C falling
Feels Like 16.5°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
WSW 12km/h steady
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1016.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EST
Sunset sunset
17:30 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 15.0°C
Hamilton Island Ap 21.2°C
Proserpine Ap 13.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3am

Clear
16°C

6am

Clear
16°C

9am

Mostly clear
22°C

12pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Thu 22:28 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Area: Peninsula Coast

National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
May 26
Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31
Thu
Jun 1

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 22°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 50% 30% 50% 60% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 12
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 87% 77% 90% 77% 92% 78% 90% 78% 89% 78% 88% 73% 83% 72%
Dew Point 19°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 14°C 17°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:07 EST
sunrise
06:30 EST
sunset
17:30 EST
last light
17:53 EST
moon
rise
Fri 06:33 EST
set
Fri 18:06 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17
moon
Sat
Jun 24

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 25
15.1°C 25°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 24
17.4°C 25.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 23
20.8°C 25.9°C 0.6mm
Mon
May 22
18.3°C 25.4°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 21
18.0°C 25.1°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1139.5mm
78.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1746.0mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1164.2mm
70 Day(s)
Wettest Day
241.0mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
11.2°C
Apr 29
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Mar 17

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.4°C
11th
Lowest On Record
7.1°C
19th 1960
Average This Month
18.2°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
29.2°C
7th 1979
Average This Month
24.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
82.2mm
19th
Total This Month
165.6mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
106.5mm
13.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
545.6mm
1983
Driest On Record
15.8mm
1971
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