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Mackay Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 27°C
possible_shower

Now

23.5°C falling
Updated at 00:10 EST

Central Coast for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the late morning and afternoon. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h tending E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.5°C falling
Dew Point 20.4°C falling
Feels Like 23.5°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
SSE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1018.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 3.2mm / -

Sun on Mon

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

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 23.7°C
Hamilton Island Ap 21.4°C
Proserpine Ap 19.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3am

Slight chance shower
21°C

6am

Chance shower
20°C

9am

Slight chance shower
24°C

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sun 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Area: Peninsula Coast

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

Possible shower

Clearing shower

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 8°C 13°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 40% 40% 5% 40% 20% 40% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 18
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
4
km/h
5
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SE 18km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
S 4km/h
S
ENE 5km/h
ENE
S 14km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 22km/h
S
SSE 15km/h
SSE
S 16km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 82% 78% 80% 76% 85% 74% 77% 70% 61% 54% 67% 63% 71% 62%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 20°C 20°C 6°C 14°C 12°C 18°C 16°C 17°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Monday 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
17:45 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
rise
Mon 03:39 EST
set
Mon 16:11 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
Sun
Apr 23
20.3°C 25°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
Wed
Apr 19
21.4°C 26.3°C 13.2mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1033.0mm
64.8 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1554.4mm
60 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
27.1°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
26.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.6mm
7th
Total This Month
82.4mm
11 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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