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Mackay Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.7°C falling
Updated at 04:40 EST

Central Coast for Friday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 36.

Currently at Mackay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.7°C falling
Dew Point 20.2°C rising
Feels Like 21.7°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
WSW 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1009.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:16 EST
Sunset sunset
18:40 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 21.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Half Tide Beach

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

9am

Mostly clear
27°C

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

3pm

Clear
27°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 30°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 60% 40% 40% 40% 60% 40% 50%
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 15
km/h
17
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SE 15km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 13km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
E 14km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
Relative Humidity 72% 66% 75% 71% 70% 66% 76% 69% 73% 67% 70% 66% 74% 66%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
04:51 EST
sunrise
05:16 EST
sunset
18:40 EST
last light
19:05 EST
moon
set
Sat 16:55 EST
rise
Sun 04:25 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 14
23°C 30°C 0.6mm
Wed
Dec 13
23.7°C 30°C 2.0mm
Tue
Dec 12
22.1°C 29.5°C 1.8mm
Mon
Dec 11
22.1°C 29.4°C 5.4mm
Sun
Dec 10
21.6°C 30.1°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1619.7mm
132.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
2109.0mm
139 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1533.0mm
113 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
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.3°C
6th
Lowest On Record
15.6°C
10th 1955
Average This Month
22.4°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.9°C
7th
Highest On Record
38.2°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
29.9°C
-0.9°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
4th
Total This Month
61.6mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
132.8mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
669.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2005
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