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Mackay Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 13°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.3°C rising
Updated at 13:29 EST

Central Coast for Monday The chance of fog early this morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to high 20s.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.3°C rising
Dew Point 17.9°C rising
Feels Like 21.3°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind 9km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1017.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:41 EST
Sunset sunset
17:34 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 22.3°C
Hamilton Island Ap 21.3°C
Proserpine Ap 24.4°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
23°C

6pm

Clear
20°C

9pm

Clear
18°C

12am

Clear
15°C

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jul 6
Tue
Jul 7
Wed
Jul 8
Thu
Jul 9
Fri
Jul 10
Sat
Jul 11
Sun
Jul 12

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C
Minimum 14°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 15°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 90% 90% 30% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 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
11
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
Wind Direction SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 12km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
E 10km/h
E
SSE 10km/h
SSE
E 7km/h
E
SSW 16km/h
SSW
SSW 8km/h
SSW
Relative Humidity 79% 62% 76% 59% 71% 61% 77% 69% 82% 73% 86% 70% 67% 47%
Dew Point 16°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 12°C 12°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:17 EST
sunrise
06:41 EST
sunset
17:34 EST
last light
17:59 EST
moon
rise
Mon 21:53 EST
set
Tue 10:30 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 9
moon
Thu
Jul 16
moon
Fri
Jul 24
moon
Fri
Jul 31

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jul 6
15.3°C - 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 5
14.5°C 21.8°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 4
11.5°C 21.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 3
13.4°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 2
14.4°C 22.3°C 0.2mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1240.2mm
98.8 Day(s)
Total For 2015
659.2mm
88 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1266.6mm
101 Day(s)
Wettest Day
115.8mm
Jan 23
Lowest Temperature
11.5°C
Jul 4
Highest Temperature
35.5°C
Jan 19

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.5°C
4th
Lowest On Record
3.8°C
19th 1965
Average This Month
14.6°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.2°C
1st
Highest On Record
29.7°C
14th 1995
Average This Month
21.6°C
+0.3°C
Long-term Average
21.3°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
1st
Total This Month
0.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
39.6mm
10.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
269.2mm
1988
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2007
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