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Mackay Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 27°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.9°C rising
Updated at 19:40 EST

Central Coast for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain at times. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible heavy falls. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers and rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.9°C rising
Dew Point 23.1°C rising
Feels Like 24.9°C
Relative Humidity 90%
Wind icon
E 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1015.9hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:30 EST
Sunset sunset
18:07 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 25.3°C
Hamilton Island Ap 24.4°C
Proserpine Ap 24.4°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Shower
24°C

12am

Heavy shower
23°C

3am

Shower
22°C

6am

Chance shower
20°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 16:49 EST
Cancellation of Severe Weather Warning (Heavy Rain) for Herbert & Lower Burdekin & Central Coast & Whitsundays

National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 60% 90% 90% 70% 40%
Rain Amount 40-80mm 10-20mm < 1mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 17
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction E 17km/h
E
E 22km/h
E
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 25km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 10km/h
E
S 9km/h
S
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 12km/h
SE
E 12km/h
E
Relative Humidity 86% 84% 84% 83% 71% 69% 69% 71% 74% 70% 71% 66% 65% 58%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 18°C 19°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:07 EST
sunrise
05:29 EST
sunset
18:07 EST
last light
18:30 EST
moon
rise
Thu 05:08 EST
set
Thu 17:39 EST
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
21.5°C - 14.6mm
Tue
Oct 17
19.4°C 26.8°C 7.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
20.8°C 25.0°C 1.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
21.3°C 27.9°C 4.4mm
Sat
Oct 14
20.3°C 28.3°C 1.2mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1333.0mm
119.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1797.4mm
108 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1650.4mm
124 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
19.4°C
17th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
18th 1982
Average This Month
21.3°C
+1.6°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
29.4°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
27.6°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
7.0mm
17th
Total This Month
28.6mm
6 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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