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Mackay Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 21°C
rain

Now

24.0°C falling
Updated at 17:10 EST

Central Coast for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers and patchy rain, becoming less likely later this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Light winds.

Currently at Mackay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.0°C falling
Dew Point 23.7°C falling
Feels Like 24.0°C
Relative Humidity 98%
Wind icon
SSW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 9.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EST
Sunset sunset
17:38 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 23.8°C
Hamilton Island Ap 23.6°C
Proserpine Ap 23.3°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

6pm

Cloudy
27°C

9pm

Slight chance storm
26°C

12am

Slight chance storm
25°C

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 4
Thu
May 5
Fri
May 6
Sat
May 7
Sun
May 8
Mon
May 9
Tue
May 10

Rain

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 80% 80% 80% 90% 60% 80% 80%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
UV Index Very High Very High High High 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 4
km/h
4
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
8
km/h
7
km/h
7
km/h
Wind Direction NW 4km/h
NW
NE 4km/h
NE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
E 13km/h
E
NE 7km/h
NE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NW 7km/h
NW
NE 7km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 87% 82% 86% 82% 83% 77% 80% 78% 82% 78% 84% 77% 84% 76%
Dew Point 23°C 26°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 24°C 22°C 24°C 22°C 24°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
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
17:37 EST
last light
18:00 EST
moon
rise
Thu 04:20 EST
set
Thu 16:29 EST
moon
Sat
May 7
moon
Sat
May 14
moon
Sun
May 22
moon
Sun
May 29

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 4
22.1°C 30°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 3
20.5°C 29.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 2
21.7°C 28.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 1
21.3°C 28.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
Apr 30
22.0°C 28.1°C 0.2mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1215.0mm
78.0 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1027.0mm
57 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
507.6mm
53 Day(s)
Wettest Day
117.6mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
18.4°C
Apr 23
Highest Temperature
35.6°C
Feb 3

Mackay Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.5°C
3rd
Lowest On Record
3.8°C
23rd 1953
Average This Month
21.4°C
+5.8°C
Long-term Average
15.6°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
4th
Highest On Record
29.8°C
20th 2002
Average This Month
29.2°C
+4.0°C
Long-term Average
25.2°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
94.5mm
12.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
537.3mm
1955
Driest On Record
14.2mm
2004
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