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Mackay Forecast

Today 26°C
Tonight 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.5°C rising
Updated at 11:40 EST

Central Coast for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.5°C rising
Dew Point 21.4°C falling
Feels Like 24.5°C
Relative Humidity 83%
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SSE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1019.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:32 EST
Sunset sunset
17:29 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 24.6°C
Hamilton Island Ap 23.0°C
Proserpine Ap 25.0°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

12pm

Cloudy
26°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
25°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
22°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 10:16 EST
Strong Wind Warning for South East Gulf of Carpentaria, Peninsula Coast and Cooktown Coast

National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
May 30
Wed
May 31
Thu
Jun 1
Fri
Jun 2
Sat
Jun 3
Sun
Jun 4
Mon
Jun 5

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 25°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C
Minimum 17°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 15°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 20% 30% 80% 70% 80% 50% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High 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 16
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
25
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 16km/h
SSE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
S 23km/h
S
SSE 24km/h
SSE
S 27km/h
S
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 90% 82% 91% 74% 75% 73% 88% 78% 86% 77% 90% 76% 89% 76%
Dew Point 21°C 22°C 19°C 20°C 14°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 19°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:08 EST
sunrise
06:32 EST
sunset
17:29 EST
last light
17:53 EST
moon
set
Tue 22:10 EST
rise
Wed 11:26 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 1
moon
Fri
Jun 9
moon
Sat
Jun 17
moon
Sat
Jun 24

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
May 30
18.0°C - 0.0mm
Mon
May 29
16.5°C 24.9°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 28
17.1°C 24.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 27
15.6°C 25.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 26
15.4°C 24.9°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1139.5mm
78.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1746.0mm
75 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1164.2mm
70 Day(s)
Wettest Day
241.0mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
11.2°C
Apr 29
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Mar 17

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.4°C
11th
Lowest On Record
7.1°C
19th 1960
Average This Month
17.9°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.4°C
2nd
Highest On Record
29.2°C
7th 1979
Average This Month
24.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
82.2mm
19th
Total This Month
165.6mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
106.5mm
13.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
545.6mm
1983
Driest On Record
15.8mm
1971
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