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Mackay Harbour Weather


Mackay Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.7°C steady
Updated at 06:50 EST

Central Coast for Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 38.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.7°C steady
Dew Point 22.0°C falling
Feels Like 24.7°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
SW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1011.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.1
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:14 EST
Sunset sunset
18:37 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 25.3°C
Hamilton Island Ap 27.1°C
Proserpine Ap 24.3°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

3pm

Mostly clear
32°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 9
Sat
Dec 10
Sun
Dec 11
Mon
Dec 12
Tue
Dec 13
Wed
Dec 14
Thu
Dec 15

Mostly sunny

Showers increasing

Possible shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 31°C 29°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 22°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 60% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 60%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 1-5mm < 1mm
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 7
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
24
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction N 7km/h
N
NE 15km/h
NE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 15km/h
E
Relative Humidity 65% 67% 69% 68% 75% 76% 79% 78% 79% 78% 72% 70% 68% 66%
Dew Point 23°C 25°C 22°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:49 EST
sunrise
05:14 EST
sunset
18:37 EST
last light
19:02 EST
moon
rise
Fri 13:35 EST
set
Sat 01:51 EST
moon
Wed
Dec 14
moon
Wed
Dec 21
moon
Thu
Dec 29
moon
Fri
Jan 6

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 8
25.2°C 33°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 7
21.4°C 32.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 6
22.4°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 5
21.8°C 32.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 4
22.5°C 32.8°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1604.4mm
140.4 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1705.0mm
130 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
859.4mm
118 Day(s)
Wettest Day
153.8mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
8.4°C
Aug 28
Highest Temperature
34.3°C
Jan 31

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.5°C
1st
Lowest On Record
15.3°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
22.4°C
-0.6°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
39.4°C
16th 1964
Average This Month
32.6°C
+2.4°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
185.8mm
11.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1158.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2005
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