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Mackay Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 33°C
late_shower

Now

27.2°C falling
Updated at 19:30 EST

Central Coast for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers and the chance of a thunderstorm inland, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Slight chance near the coast. Light winds becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Ooralea Racecourse

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.2°C falling
Dew Point 22.2°C rising
Feels Like 29.6°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
NNE 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:55 EST
Sunset sunset
18:39 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 28.1°C
Hamilton Island Ap 27.9°C
Proserpine Ap 26.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
27°C

12am

Clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Feb 19
Tue
Feb 20
Wed
Feb 21
Thu
Feb 22
Fri
Feb 23
Sat
Feb 24
Sun
Feb 25

Sunny

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 32°C 33°C 29°C 28°C 29°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 30% 70% 80% 80% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 5-10mm 20-40mm 5-10mm 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 3
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction N 3km/h
N
NE 9km/h
NE
N 7km/h
N
ENE 13km/h
ENE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 8km/h
E
ENE 11km/h
ENE
NE 8km/h
NE
NE 11km/h
NE
N 8km/h
N
NE 12km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 82% 76% 83% 77% 91% 91% 94% 91% 91% 88% 93% 89% 92% 89%
Dew Point 25°C 27°C 26°C 28°C 25°C 27°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 29°C 26°C 29°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:33 EST
sunrise
05:56 EST
sunset
18:38 EST
last light
19:01 EST
moon
set
Mon 20:56 EST
rise
Tue 09:27 EST
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 19
23.7°C 33°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
24.5°C 30.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
22.0°C 30.6°C 26.6mm
Fri
Feb 16
25.9°C 34.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Feb 15
25.2°C 34.5°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
601.0mm
32.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
157.2mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
629.6mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
67.4mm
Feb 4
Lowest Temperature
19.8°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
37.6°C
Jan 3

Mackay Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.0°C
11th
Lowest On Record
17.8°C
14th 1972
Average This Month
23.4°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.2°C
3rd
Highest On Record
38.7°C
5th 1990
Average This Month
31.7°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
29.7°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
67.4mm
4th
Total This Month
121.8mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
320.4mm
16.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1071.4mm
1968
Driest On Record
29.2mm
1983
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16:44 EDT

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