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Mackay East Weather


Mackay Forecast

This morning 21°C
Today 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

20.0°C steady
Updated at 04:20 EST

Central Coast for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 20 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 32.

Currently at Mackay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.0°C steady
Dew Point 19.0°C steady
Feels Like 20.0°C
Relative Humidity 94%
Wind icon
SW 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1014.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:17 EST
Sunset sunset
17:47 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 21.1°C
Hamilton Island Ap 23.9°C
Proserpine Ap 19.6°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
21°C

9am

Mostly clear
25°C

12pm

Mostly clear
28°C

3pm

Clear
27°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny
Maximum 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 29°C
Minimum 21°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 19°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 50% 30% 10% 5% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High 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 12
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 12km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 16km/h
S
SE 15km/h
SE
S 15km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
S 9km/h
S
SE 10km/h
SE
SSW 9km/h
SSW
SE 7km/h
SE
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 11km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 74% 70% 80% 72% 77% 68% 74% 66% 72% 64% 70% 65% 63% 62%
Dew Point 20°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 17°C 21°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:54 EST
sunrise
06:17 EST
sunset
17:47 EST
last light
18:10 EST
moon
rise
Sat 11:07 EST
set
Sat 22:27 EST
moon
Mon
Apr 23
moon
Mon
Apr 30
moon
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May 8
moon
Tue
May 15

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Apr 20
21.3°C 28°C 0.0mm
Thu
Apr 19
21.3°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Apr 18
21.4°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Tue
Apr 17
20.3°C 28.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Apr 16
21.0°C 28.4°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Apr
1114.8mm
65.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
656.4mm
56 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1584.4mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
64.2mm
Feb 4
Lowest Temperature
18.2°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
36.3°C
Jan 3

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
April Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.3°C
17th
Lowest On Record
7.8°C
30th 1952
Average This Month
22.1°C
+2.7°C
Long-term Average
19.4°C
April Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.5°C
1st
Highest On Record
32.9°C
19th 1951
Average This Month
28.1°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
27.7°C
April Rainfall
Wettest This Month
62.0mm
3rd
Total This Month
166.0mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
168.1mm
14.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
842.2mm
1958
Driest On Record
10.2mm
2008
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