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Mackay Forecast

Tonight 20°C
Tomorrow 27°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

24.6°C rising
Updated at 23:30 EST

Central Coast for 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.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Mackay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.6°C rising
Dew Point 22.3°C falling
Feels Like 24.6°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
ENE 29km/h rising
Wind Gusts 39km/h
Pressure 1017.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 4.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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

Nearby Now

Mackay 24.3°C

Next 12 hours in Half Tide Beach

48-hour forecast

12am

Heavy shower
25°C

3am

Shower
24°C

6am

Shower
24°C

9am

Shower
25°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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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 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 18
km/h
22
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SE 18km/h
SE
E 22km/h
E
ESE 26km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SSW 8km/h
SSW
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 88% 83% 83% 81% 72% 69% 68% 69% 71% 67% 68% 62% 61% 55%
Dew Point 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 18°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 Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 18
21°C - 30mm
Tue
Oct 17
19.3°C 28°C 2.6mm
Mon
Oct 16
21.2°C 26.3°C 0.2mm
Sun
Oct 15
21.1°C 29.1°C 0.2mm
Sat
Oct 14
20.4°C 29.8°C 4.8mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1403.2mm
113.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1848.0mm
112 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1362.8mm
104 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
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
17.8°C
7th
Lowest On Record
9.5°C
13th 1952
Average This Month
20.0°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.1°C
12th
Highest On Record
38.5°C
11th 1955
Average This Month
29.2°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
28.3°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.0mm
18th
Total This Month
52.4mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.2mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
201.4mm
1954
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1999
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