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Mackay Caneland Weather


Mackay Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 31°C
possible_shower

Now

24.0°C rising
Updated at 06:50 EST

Central Coast for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Mackay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.0°C rising
Dew Point 23.3°C falling
Feels Like 24.0°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
SW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1012.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:56 EST
Sunset sunset
18:37 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 23.9°C
Hamilton Island Ap 26.9°C
Proserpine Ap 23.7°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

3pm

Mostly clear
31°C

6pm

Mostly clear
29°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 06:13 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the South East Gulf of Carpentaria

National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 90% 80% 50% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 9
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
18
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20
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20
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
20
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19
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
25
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24
km/h
Wind Direction SE 9km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 75% 68% 78% 72% 80% 74% 78% 71% 74% 66% 69% 63% 69% 65%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 23°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:34 EST
sunrise
05:56 EST
sunset
18:37 EST
last light
19:00 EST
moon
set
Wed 15:10 EST
rise
Thu 02:35 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 20
23.0°C 31°C 3.6mm
Sun
Feb 19
22.9°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
21.8°C 30.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
22.6°C 30.6°C 0.2mm
Thu
Feb 16
23.5°C 30.8°C 53.2mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
688.9mm
34.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
721.4mm
28 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
407.6mm
22 Day(s)
Wettest Day
233.2mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
20.4°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Feb 13

Mackay Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.8°C
18th
Lowest On Record
18.0°C
16th 1996
Average This Month
24.3°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.1°C
13th
Highest On Record
37.3°C
23rd 1956
Average This Month
31.6°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
30.0°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.2mm
16th
Total This Month
114.0mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
374.1mm
17.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1287.8mm
1958
Driest On Record
65.2mm
1998
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Weather News

Ex-Tropical Cyclone Alfred makes landfall, weakens to tropical low

06:58 EDT

Tropical Cyclone Alfred has weakened to a tropical low as it begins to make landfall on the Gulf of Carpentaria's southern coast.

Cyclone Alfred forms in Gulf of Carpentaria prompting evacuations at Borroloola

06:34 EDT

Some homes in the community of Borroloola on the Gulf of Carpentaria were evacuated with 74 residents sheltering elsewhere, as they waited for Cyclone Alfred to make landfall about sunrise on Tuesday.

Kimberley wet season causing havoc but creating tourism opportunities

21:33 EDT

WA's Kimberley is in the midst of one of its biggest wet seasons on record, causing headaches for emergency services, remote communities and cattle stations cut off by flooding, but it has not been all bad news for the region.