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Mackay Harbour Weather


Mackay Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 30°C
possible_shower

Now

28.0°C steady
Updated at 19:00 EST

Central Coast for Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Winds E/SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the late morning and afternoon. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h turning E 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.0°C steady
Dew Point 23.2°C falling
Feels Like 31.4°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
SE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1013.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:57 EST
Sunset sunset
18:36 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 28.3°C
Hamilton Island Ap 27.8°C
Proserpine Ap 27.5°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Shower
27°C

12am

Shower
27°C

3am

Chance shower or storm
25°C

6am

Slight chance storm
24°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Feb 22
Thu
Feb 23
Fri
Feb 24
Sat
Feb 25
Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers easing

Clearing shower

Late shower

Showers

Showers
Maximum 31°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 90% 70% 70% 40% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 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 20
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 82% 76% 81% 71% 78% 70% 70% 60% 68% 64% 76% 71% 78% 72%
Dew Point 24°C 26°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°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
05:35 EST
sunrise
05:57 EST
sunset
18:36 EST
last light
18:58 EST
moon
rise
Thu 02:35 EST
set
Thu 15:59 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Feb 22
25.0°C 31°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 21
23.1°C 30.8°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
23.1°C 31.7°C 1.4mm
Sun
Feb 19
23.3°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
22.1°C 30.1°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
605.4mm
32.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
631.0mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
519.0mm
24 Day(s)
Wettest Day
155.4mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
34.0°C
Feb 14

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.1°C
18th
Lowest On Record
17.8°C
14th 1972
Average This Month
24.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
38.7°C
5th 1990
Average This Month
31.0°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
29.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
92.8mm
16th
Total This Month
150.2mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
327.5mm
16.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1071.4mm
1968
Driest On Record
29.2mm
1983
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