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Mackay Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 25°C
mostly_sunny

Now

11.8°C rising
Updated at 00:40 EST

Central Coast for Sunday Clear. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h.
Monday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Mackay Ap

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Temperature 11.8°C rising
Dew Point 10.7°C rising
Feels Like 11.5°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
WSW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1022.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:15 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 13.5°C
Proserpine Ap 11.6°C

Next 12 hours in Half Tide Beach

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
16°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
17°C

9am

Mostly cloudy
21°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Sunny
Maximum 25°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 23°C
Minimum 13°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 50% 50% 70% 70% 70% 80% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High 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
18
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
E 20km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 13km/h
NE
NW 9km/h
NW
E 7km/h
E
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 75% 69% 73% 74% 80% 76% 85% 78% 88% 82% 91% 79% 81% 75%
Dew Point 16°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 16°C 18°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:52 EST
sunrise
06:15 EST
sunset
17:53 EST
last light
18:16 EST
moon
rise
Mon 03:34 EST
set
Mon 15:02 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 28
5.9°C 22°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 27
8.4°C 20.6°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 26
15.8°C 21.3°C 3.0mm
Thu
Aug 25
18.8°C 21.6°C 0.2mm
Wed
Aug 24
17.5°C 29.8°C 0.4mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1346.6mm
102.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1295.2mm
94 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
640.2mm
87 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

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August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
5.9°C
28th
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
14.0°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
11.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.8°C
24th
Highest On Record
32.1°C
14th 2009
Average This Month
24.0°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
26.8mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.5mm
6.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
230.0mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2008
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