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Mackay Forecast

Tonight 23°C
Tomorrow 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.0°C falling
Updated at 19:10 EST

Central Coast for Thursday Clear. Winds NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Friday Hot and sunny. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Mackay Ap

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Temperature 28.0°C falling
Dew Point 23.1°C steady
Feels Like 31.2°C
Relative Humidity 74%
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NNE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1007.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:37 EST
Sunset sunset
18:51 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 27.1°C
Hamilton Island Ap 27.8°C
Proserpine Ap 27.2°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
28°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 19
Fri
Jan 20
Sat
Jan 21
Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 34°C 33°C 34°C 32°C 31°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 20% 20% 40% 80% 90% 70% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 4
km/h
10
km/h
6
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 4km/h
NNW
ENE 10km/h
ENE
NNE 6km/h
NNE
NE 11km/h
NE
NNW 8km/h
NNW
NNE 13km/h
NNE
NE 7km/h
NE
E 13km/h
E
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 71% 61% 68% 60% 70% 62% 76% 70% 83% 79% 80% 73% 81% 71%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:13 EST
sunrise
05:37 EST
sunset
18:51 EST
last light
19:15 EST
moon
rise
Thu 23:39 EST
set
Fri 12:22 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jan 19
22.6°C 34°C 0.6mm
Wed
Jan 18
23.4°C 30.8°C 1.4mm
Tue
Jan 17
25.1°C 30.9°C 18.4mm
Mon
Jan 16
24.8°C 31.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 15
23.6°C 33.0°C 0.4mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
314.8mm
16.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
457.0mm
15 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
201.0mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
233.2mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
22.6°C
Jan 19
Highest Temperature
34.0°C
Jan 19

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.6°C
19th
Lowest On Record
16.5°C
2nd 2005
Average This Month
24.2°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
19th
Highest On Record
36.9°C
28th 2013
Average This Month
30.7°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
233.2mm
4th
Total This Month
457.0mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
314.8mm
16.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1193.9mm
1951
Driest On Record
56.4mm
2003
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Weather News

Severe weather warning for Tasmania's north-east, possible flash flooding

18:03 EDT

Severe weather predicted for Tasmania's north and east on Friday has prompted a public warning from emergency services.

Wet night ahead of Friday flood threat

15:00 EDT

Rain and storms could bring flooding to parts of southern and southeast Australia during the next 24 hours.

Monsoon likely for Darwin and Top End, bringing cooler temperatures, more rain

14:03 EDT

People in Darwin and other parts of the Top End may be about to get relief from recent hot weather, with the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) predicting a monsoon trough will start to affect the area within days.