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Mackay Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 15°C
sunny

Now

24.1°C rising
Updated at 11:20 EST

Central Coast for Thursday Areas of fog early this morning. Sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.1°C rising
Dew Point 18.3°C rising
Feels Like 24.1°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
SE 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1018.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 24.4°C
Hamilton Island Ap 23.5°C
Proserpine Ap 25.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
26°C

3pm

Clear
25°C

6pm

Clear
22°C

9pm

Clear
20°C

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 25
Fri
May 26
Sat
May 27
Sun
May 28
Mon
May 29
Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Minimum 16°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 20% 30% 70% 50% 40% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
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 9
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction S 9km/h
S
SE 11km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/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
Relative Humidity 84% 72% 87% 76% 91% 79% 93% 79% 90% 78% 89% 77% 88% 74%
Dew Point 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:06 EST
sunrise
06:30 EST
sunset
17:30 EST
last light
17:54 EST
moon
set
Thu 17:10 EST
rise
Fri 06:33 EST
moon
Fri
May 26
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 25
15.1°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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Weather News

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10:13 EST

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Another foggy start for Brisbane

15:20 EST

Flights were diverted from Brisbane Airport this morning as fog once again shrouded southeast Queensland.

Sydney wakes to rare rumble

13:00 EST

Sydneysiders were woken up this morning by a loud bang that may have been caused by a rare type of lightning.