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Mackay Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 25°C
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Now

26.5°C falling
Updated at 10:10 EST

Central Coast for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h expected due to Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Mackay Ap

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Temperature 26.5°C falling
Dew Point 25.5°C falling
Feels Like 29.6°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
E 61km/h rising
Wind Gusts 72km/h
Pressure 997.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
18:07 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 26.2°C
Hamilton Island Ap 35.6°C
Proserpine Ap 24.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

12pm

Heavy shower. Very windy
29°C

3pm

Heavy shower. Windy
28°C

6pm

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
28°C

9pm

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
28°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 10:17 EST
Flood Warning for the Pioneer River

Qld - Tue 10:00 EST
Cyclone Warning Lucinda to St Lawrence, inc Townsville, Mackay, Whitsundays, & inland to Charters Towers, Mt Coolon, Moranbah & Pentland

Qld - Tue 08:49 EST
Moderate Flood Warning for the Don River and Flood Warning for the Proserpine River

Qld - Tue 04:45 EST
Hurricane Force Wind Warning Townsville & Mackay coasts & Great Barrier Reef. Gale Warning Cairns Coast. Strong Wind Capricornia Coast

Qld - Mon 11:52 EST
Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Rollingstone to Gladstone, inland to the upper Flinders, upper Thomson & Barcoo catchments

National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Windy with rain

Wind and showers easing

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 30°C 32°C 33°C 31°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 21°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 60% 70% 80% 90%
Rain Amount > 80mm 40-80mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
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 54
km/h
44
km/h
36
km/h
28
km/h
34
km/h
23
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 54km/h
ESE
ENE 44km/h
ENE
NE 36km/h
NE
NE 28km/h
NE
N 34km/h
N
NNW 23km/h
NNW
WSW 14km/h
WSW
S 5km/h
S
SSW 11km/h
SSW
SE 9km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 98% 96% 94% 90% 91% 78% 79% 70% 79% 72% 82% 76% 83% 77%
Dew Point 27°C 28°C 27°C 28°C 27°C 28°C 24°C 26°C 22°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 23°C 25°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
18:07 EST
last light
18:30 EST
moon
set
Tue 18:22 EST
rise
Wed 06:58 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
24°C - 109mm
Mon
Mar 27
23.9°C 28°C 51.4mm
Sun
Mar 26
24.7°C 29.6°C 0.2mm
Sat
Mar 25
24.5°C 30.7°C 1.6mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.3°C 30.5°C 133.4mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
941.5mm
51.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1223.8mm
54 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
942.6mm
42 Day(s)
Wettest Day
233.2mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
18.7°C
Mar 10
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Feb 13

Mackay Ap Almanac

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March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.7°C
10th
Lowest On Record
14.2°C
31st 1953
Average This Month
23.4°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
21.9°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
34.1°C
23rd 2005
Average This Month
30.9°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
29.2°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
133.4mm
24th
Total This Month
483.2mm
19 Day(s)
Long-term Average
252.6mm
16.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
886.7mm
1955
Driest On Record
5.2mm
1997
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Weather News

BOM warns Cyclone Debbie hours from making landfall in Queensland

10:36 EDT

The destructive core of Cyclone Debbie is already being felt along the north Queensland coastline, with wind gusts hitting Hamilton Island off the Whitsundays "like freight trains" and reports of roofs starting to lift in the Whitsundays.

Cyclone Debbie: Meet the storm chaser who gets a thrill from severe weather

10:19 EDT

Paul Lyons has learnt how to control the adrenaline surges, but being in the middle of a massive storm still awakens a primal fascination he first identified as a small child.

Cyclone Debbie captured in satellite images from space

09:44 EDT

International Space Station astronauts and NASA have captured incredible images of the size and fury of Cyclone Debbie off the coast of north Queensland.