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Mackay Forecast

Tonight 13°C
Tomorrow 27°C
sunny

Now

21.2°C steady
Updated at 18:00 EST

Central Coast for Wednesday The chance of fog patches early this morning. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.2°C steady
Dew Point 17.2°C rising
Feels Like 21.2°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
E 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1017.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:21 EST
Sunset sunset
17:51 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 21.4°C
Hamilton Island Ap 21.8°C
Proserpine Ap 21.2°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
20°C

12am

Mostly clear
16°C

3am

Mostly clear
15°C

6am

Mostly clear
13°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Aug 23
Thu
Aug 24
Fri
Aug 25
Sat
Aug 26
Sun
Aug 27
Mon
Aug 28
Tue
Aug 29

Sunny

Sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 27°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 13°C 13°C 12°C 11°C 12°C 12°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 20% 70% 60% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High 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 10
km/h
9
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NE 10km/h
NE
E 9km/h
E
NE 8km/h
NE
NE 10km/h
NE
S 23km/h
S
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 75% 63% 75% 61% 72% 50% 68% 59% 78% 66% 77% 65% 80% 66%
Dew Point 16°C 19°C 15°C 18°C 13°C 14°C 12°C 16°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 18°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:57 EST
sunrise
06:20 EST
sunset
17:52 EST
last light
18:14 EST
moon
set
Wed 19:18 EST
rise
Thu 07:58 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13
moon
Wed
Sep 20

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Aug 23
16.3°C 28°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 22
14.8°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Aug 21
10.7°C 24.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 20
12.5°C 19.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
17.4°C 22.8°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1276.5mm
106.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1768.4mm
100 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1495.6mm
108 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.7°C
21st
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
14th 1960
Average This Month
15.1°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
14.1°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.6°C
18th
Highest On Record
30.0°C
26th 2009
Average This Month
25.6°C
+3.0°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.6mm
7th
Total This Month
3.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.4mm
8.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
207.8mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.4mm
2008
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