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Mackay Forecast

This morning 18°C
Today 29°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.5°C steady
Updated at 04:30 EST

Central Coast for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower in the south in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.5°C steady
Dew Point 18.3°C rising
Feels Like 19.5°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
WSW 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1015.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:26 EST
Sunset sunset
18:09 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 18.2°C
Hamilton Island Ap 22.7°C
Proserpine Ap 18.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
18°C

9am

Mostly clear
26°C

12pm

Mostly clear
29°C

3pm

Mostly clear
28°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27
Sat
Oct 28
Sun
Oct 29
Mon
Oct 30

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 29°C 29°C 30°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 30% 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 13
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction E 13km/h
E
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 13km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNE 20km/h
NNE
N 14km/h
N
NE 18km/h
NE
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NE 15km/h
NE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
NE 14km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 63% 59% 58% 53% 58% 53% 61% 60% 66% 65% 68% 64% 68% 63%
Dew Point 18°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 19°C 20°C 22°C 22°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:03 EST
sunrise
05:26 EST
sunset
18:09 EST
last light
18:32 EST
moon
rise
Tue 08:31 EST
set
Tue 21:56 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Oct 23
19.7°C 27°C 0.0mm
Sun
Oct 22
19.3°C 27.1°C 2.0mm
Sat
Oct 21
20.7°C 27.7°C 0.2mm
Fri
Oct 20
21.5°C 27.7°C 3.6mm
Thu
Oct 19
23.1°C 27.1°C 1.4mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1333.0mm
119.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1804.6mm
112 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1656.4mm
125 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.3°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
18th 1982
Average This Month
21.2°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
19.7°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
35.4°C
30th 2003
Average This Month
28.9°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
27.6°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
14.6mm
18th
Total This Month
35.8mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.1mm
6.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.4mm
1985
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1972
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13:35 EDT

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