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Mackay Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.0°C falling
Updated at 22:10 EST

Central Coast for Friday Clear. Light winds.
Saturday Mostly sunny. Light winds.

Currently at Mackay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.0°C falling
Dew Point 14.2°C falling
Feels Like 14.0°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
S 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1020.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:36 EST
Sunset sunset
17:44 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 17.1°C
Hamilton Island Ap 20.4°C
Proserpine Ap 14.0°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

12am

Mostly clear
18°C

3am

Mostly clear
14°C

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

9am

Mostly clear
18°C

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Jul 29
Sat
Jul 30
Sun
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 1
Tue
Aug 2
Wed
Aug 3
Thu
Aug 4

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 22°C 21°C
Minimum 8°C 11°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 12°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 10% 5% 10% 50% 50% 60% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate 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 21
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
4
km/h
6
km/h
24
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction S 21km/h
S
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 12km/h
SE
SSE 4km/h
SSE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
S 24km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
S 18km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 72% 71% 78% 71% 76% 71% 80% 77% 84% 75% 60% 49% 59% 56%
Dew Point 9°C 16°C 14°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 17°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 8°C 11°C 7°C 12°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:12 EST
sunrise
06:35 EST
sunset
17:44 EST
last light
18:07 EST
moon
rise
Sat 02:50 EST
set
Sat 14:19 EST
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18
moon
Thu
Aug 25

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Jul 29
8.7°C 23°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 28
9.6°C 22.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 27
14.1°C 24.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 26
12.7°C 24.5°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 25
16.5°C 26.2°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1311.1mm
96.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1268.4mm
84 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
640.0mm
86 Day(s)
Wettest Day
117.6mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
5.7°C
Jun 29
Highest Temperature
35.6°C
Feb 3

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
6.5°C
7th
Lowest On Record
-0.4°C
22nd 1951
Average This Month
13.9°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
11.2°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.5°C
24th
Highest On Record
28.5°C
15th 2005
Average This Month
23.8°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
22.5°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
64.4mm
16th
Total This Month
83.2mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
34.3mm
8.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
266.1mm
1950
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2007
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