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Mackay Forecast

This morning 14°C
Today 29°C
sunny

Now

23.2°C rising
Updated at 08:20 EST

Central Coast for Tuesday The chance of fog early this morning. Sunny day. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 35.

Currently at Mackay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.2°C rising
Dew Point 17.2°C falling
Feels Like 23.2°C
Relative Humidity 69%
Wind icon
WNW 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1016.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:50 EST
Sunset sunset
18:00 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 23.2°C
Hamilton Island Ap 24.2°C
Proserpine Ap 22.9°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
23°C

12pm

Clear
28°C

3pm

Clear
28°C

6pm

Clear
24°C

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 26
Wed
Sep 27
Thu
Sep 28
Fri
Sep 29
Sat
Sep 30
Sun
Oct 1
Mon
Oct 2

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Increasing sunshine

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C
Minimum 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 10% 10% 5% 20% 80% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very 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 9
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction N 9km/h
N
NNE 14km/h
NNE
N 9km/h
N
NE 12km/h
NE
NNE 9km/h
NNE
NNE 12km/h
NNE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
N 6km/h
N
NE 11km/h
NE
ESE 3km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
E 9km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
Relative Humidity 73% 66% 80% 70% 82% 71% 83% 74% 81% 70% 78% 73% 84% 75%
Dew Point 18°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 21°C 23°C 20°C 24°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
05:28 EST
sunrise
05:50 EST
sunset
18:00 EST
last light
18:22 EST
moon
rise
Tue 09:53 EST
set
Tue 23:14 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 28
moon
Fri
Oct 6
moon
Thu
Oct 12
moon
Fri
Oct 20

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Sep 25
14.6°C 29°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 24
14.5°C 29°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 23
15.3°C 28.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 22
15.0°C 28.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 21
13.9°C 27.3°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1368.0mm
107.7 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1795.6mm
103 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1338.4mm
100 Day(s)
Wettest Day
233.2mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
5.8°C
Jun 9
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Feb 13

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
10.6°C
9th
Lowest On Record
4.7°C
12th 1952
Average This Month
13.9°C
-0.8°C
Long-term Average
14.7°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.3°C
14th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
15th 2003
Average This Month
27.4°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
25.9°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
8th
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
26.1mm
5.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
289.2mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1957
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