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Mackay Forecast

Tonight 18°C
Tomorrow 28°C
possible_shower

Now

21.1°C steady
Updated at 20:30 EST

Central Coast for Saturday Cloudy. High chance of showers and patchy rain developing, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of thunderstorms from late this morning, most likely inland. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

Currently at Mackay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.1°C steady
Dew Point 19.9°C steady
Feels Like 21.1°C
Relative Humidity 93%
Wind icon
WSW 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1013.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.8mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:28 EST
Sunset sunset
18:08 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 20.6°C
Hamilton Island Ap 21.3°C
Proserpine Ap 20.9°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Chance shower
22°C

12am

Slight chance shower
21°C

3am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

6am

Fog
18°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24
Wed
Oct 25
Thu
Oct 26
Fri
Oct 27

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 29°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 18°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 18°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 90% 50% 30% 30% 5% 5% 5%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 6
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 6km/h
ESE
ESE 6km/h
ESE
S 10km/h
S
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
E 13km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
NE 9km/h
NE
NE 13km/h
NE
N 12km/h
N
NNE 16km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 65% 69% 71% 64% 65% 58% 60% 55% 59% 55% 62% 56% 63% 58%
Dew Point 19°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 18°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 21°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:04 EST
sunrise
05:27 EST
sunset
18:09 EST
last light
18:31 EST
moon
rise
Sun 07:06 EST
set
Sun 20:15 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11
moon
Sat
Nov 18

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 21
21°C 28°C 0.4mm
Fri
Oct 20
21.0°C 29°C 0.8mm
Thu
Oct 19
22.6°C 29.2°C 6.8mm
Wed
Oct 18
21.4°C 28.3°C 30.4mm
Tue
Oct 17
19.3°C 27.8°C 2.6mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1403.2mm
113.6 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1856.4mm
115 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
20.3°C
+2.2°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
29.1°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
28.3°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.4mm
18th
Total This Month
60.8mm
12 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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Weather News

Police divers find two bodies in sunken Queensland fishing trawler recovery mission

20:31 EDT

Two bodies have been found in a recovery mission for a trawler that sank off the central Queensland coast earlier this week with seven men on board.

Storms closing in on Perth, scattering across WA

14:06 EDT

Thunderstorms are nearing Perth and will scatter across much of inland Western Australia this weekend, bringing useful rain but also threatening the region with damaging winds.

Another Soaking for Brisbane

09:37 EDT

After receiving October's monthly rainfall total in the past seven days Brisbane is set to see a further 10-20mm today.