Mackay Weather


Mackay Forecast

Tonight 24°C
Tomorrow 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.9°C steady
Updated at 18:50 EST

Central Coast for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. The chance of a thunderstorm during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 38.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the late afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 30 to 35.

Currently at Mackay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C steady
Dew Point 23.7°C steady
Feels Like 30.7°C
Relative Humidity 78%
Wind icon
ENE 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1004.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
05:56 EST
Sunset sunset
18:37 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 27.3°C
Hamilton Island Ap 27.5°C
Proserpine Ap 28.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

12am

Mostly clear
26°C

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Feb 21
Fri
Feb 22
Sat
Feb 23
Sun
Feb 24
Mon
Feb 25
Tue
Feb 26
Wed
Feb 27

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Windy with showers
Maximum 32°C 30°C 28°C 29°C 28°C 30°C 29°C
Minimum 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 20% 40% 50% 40% 30% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 20-40mm
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 4
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 4km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
E 9km/h
E
SSE 14km/h
SSE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
S 18km/h
S
SE 18km/h
SE
S 23km/h
S
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 25km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 77% 71% 74% 67% 69% 64% 68% 62% 66% 64% 72% 69% 81% 80%
Dew Point 25°C 26°C 23°C 23°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 24°C 24°C 25°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:34 EST
sunrise
05:57 EST
sunset
18:36 EST
last light
18:59 EST
moon
rise
Thu 20:05 EST
set
Fri 08:18 EST
moon
Tue
Feb 26
moon
Thu
Mar 7
moon
Thu
Mar 14
moon
Thu
Mar 21

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Feb 21
24.0°C 31°C 1.4mm
Wed
Feb 20
24.3°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Feb 19
20.9°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 18
21.5°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 17
23.1°C 29.8°C -

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
676.1mm
33.9 Day(s)
Total For 2019
405.0mm
27 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
179.6mm
20 Day(s)
Wettest Day
56.8mm
Jan 11
Lowest Temperature
19.9°C
Jan 24
Highest Temperature
34.0°C
Feb 13

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.9°C
19th
Lowest On Record
18.0°C
16th 1996
Average This Month
23.6°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
13th
Highest On Record
37.3°C
23rd 1956
Average This Month
29.8°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
30.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
49.6mm
7th
Total This Month
183.8mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
355.1mm
17.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1287.8mm
1958
Driest On Record
65.2mm
1998
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