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Mackay Caneland Weather


Mackay Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 30°C
showers

Now

27.9°C rising
Updated at 19:50 EST

Central Coast for Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers near the coast, high (70%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms along the coastal fringe in the early morning. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 40 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Mackay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C rising
Dew Point 24.5°C rising
Feels Like 32.2°C
Relative Humidity 82%
Wind icon
SE 29km/h steady
Wind Gusts 33km/h
Pressure 1010.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
06:08 EST
Sunset sunset
18:11 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 27.6°C
Hamilton Island Ap 27.2°C
Proserpine Ap 26.2°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Shower
27°C

12am

Chance shower
26°C

3am

Chance shower
26°C

6am

Chance shower
24°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Fri 18:42 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Townsville Coast and Mackay Coast. Cancellation for Cairns Coast

Qld - Fri 16:46 EST
Tropical Cyclone Watch for Cape Tribulation to St Lawrence including Cairns, Townsville and Mackay

National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Mar 24
Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30

Showers

Showers

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 20-40mm 10-20mm
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 18
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
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km/h
31
km/h
30
km/h
30
km/h
26
km/h
23
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18
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15
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14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 18km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
SE 31km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
ESE 30km/h
ESE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
E 23km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
ENE 18km/h
ENE
E 18km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
ENE 14km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 89% 82% 85% 82% 91% 86% 89% 87% 89% 86% 89% 84% 86% 78%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:46 EST
sunrise
06:08 EST
sunset
18:10 EST
last light
18:32 EST
moon
rise
Sat 03:03 EST
set
Sat 16:09 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
23.3°C 31°C 133.4mm
Thu
Mar 23
24.5°C 26.0°C 35.6mm
Wed
Mar 22
23.6°C 30.0°C 26.6mm
Tue
Mar 21
23.2°C 29.5°C 53.6mm
Mon
Mar 20
24.0°C 30.8°C 3.4mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
941.5mm
51.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1061.6mm
50 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
23.2°C
+1.3°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
31.1°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
29.2°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
133.4mm
24th
Total This Month
321.0mm
15 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

Category three cyclone possible for north Queensland as tropical low strengthens: BOM

19:37 EDT

A tropical low brewing 600 kilometres north-east of the Queensland coast could make landfall somewhere between Cairns and Townsville early next week as a category three cyclone or higher, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says.

Cyclone brewing in north Queensland prompting new residents to prepare early

16:26 EDT

Cyclone preparation comes second nature to many north Queenslanders.

Sydney's sodden March

14:34 EDT

Sydney is having its wettest March in 33 years after yet another showery night.