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Mackay Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 12°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.0°C falling
Updated at 15:57 EST

Central Coast for Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.0°C falling
Dew Point 17.2°C falling
Feels Like 21.0°C
Relative Humidity 79%
Wind icon
SSE 9km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1018.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 2.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EST
Sunset sunset
17:33 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 21.5°C
Hamilton Island Ap 21.5°C
Proserpine Ap 23.1°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
21°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Mostly clear
17°C

3am

Mostly clear
14°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jun 30
Fri
Jul 1
Sat
Jul 2
Sun
Jul 3
Mon
Jul 4
Tue
Jul 5
Wed
Jul 6

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 25°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 26°C 25°C
Minimum 10°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 16°C 16°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 40% 20% 5% 70% 60% 50% 40%
Rain Amount 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 13
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction SE 13km/h
SE
SE 10km/h
SE
S 10km/h
S
SE 12km/h
SE
S 22km/h
S
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 11km/h
SE
S 11km/h
S
SE 13km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 83% 75% 84% 66% 70% 61% 73% 74% 85% 80% 88% 82% 86% 76%
Dew Point 14°C 19°C 14°C 18°C 12°C 14°C 12°C 18°C 17°C 20°C 18°C 22°C 17°C 20°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
06:17 EST
sunrise
06:41 EST
sunset
17:33 EST
last light
17:57 EST
moon
rise
Fri 02:57 EST
set
Fri 14:39 EST
moon
Mon
Jul 4
moon
Tue
Jul 12
moon
Wed
Jul 20
moon
Wed
Jul 27

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jun 30
12.2°C 22°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 29
9.0°C 19.5°C 0.2mm
Tue
Jun 28
13.8°C 19.5°C 4.0mm
Mon
Jun 27
15.8°C 26.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 26
12.4°C 21.5°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1200.6mm
88.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1281.0mm
81 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
688.2mm
82 Day(s)
Wettest Day
153.8mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
9.0°C
Jun 29
Highest Temperature
34.3°C
Jan 31

Mackay Almanac

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June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.0°C
29th
Lowest On Record
4.6°C
27th 1960
Average This Month
16.4°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
14.1°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.7°C
24th
Highest On Record
30.5°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
23.6°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
21.9°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.0mm
20th
Total This Month
147.0mm
14 Day(s)
Long-term Average
61.1mm
10.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
392.1mm
1967
Driest On Record
2.4mm
1968
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