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Mackay Forecast

Today 32°C
Tonight 23°C
possible_shower

Now

27.8°C falling
Updated at 17:40 EST

Central Coast for Friday Mostly clear. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.8°C falling
Dew Point 21.9°C rising
Feels Like 30.3°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
ESE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1007.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:52 EST
Sunset sunset
18:43 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 28.3°C
Hamilton Island Ap 27.8°C
Proserpine Ap 28.4°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
28°C

12am

Mostly clear
27°C

3am

Clear
25°C

6am

Clear
23°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15
Tue
Feb 16
Wed
Feb 17
Thu
Feb 18

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 32°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 32°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 20% 60% 10% 5% 30% 30% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 21
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
10
km/h
5
km/h
8
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
S 21km/h
S
SE 18km/h
SE
S 17km/h
S
SE 12km/h
SE
W 6km/h
W
NE 10km/h
NE
S 5km/h
S
ENE 8km/h
ENE
N 6km/h
N
NNE 13km/h
NNE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 15km/h
E
Relative Humidity 71% 52% 66% 45% 67% 51% 72% 54% 70% 56% 70% 58% 74% 63%
Dew Point 22°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:29 EST
sunrise
05:52 EST
sunset
18:42 EST
last light
19:05 EST
moon
set
Fri 21:28 EST
rise
Sat 10:13 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Feb 12
23.3°C 30°C 0.2mm
Thu
Feb 11
21.9°C 29.6°C 11.0mm
Wed
Feb 10
23.9°C 29.4°C 3.4mm
Tue
Feb 9
25.0°C 29.4°C 5.0mm
Mon
Feb 8
24.7°C 27.8°C 23.4mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
605.4mm
32.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
436.4mm
22 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
302.4mm
25 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.8mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
20.1°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
34.3°C
Jan 31

Mackay Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.9°C
11th
Lowest On Record
17.8°C
14th 1972
Average This Month
24.9°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.2°C
2nd
Highest On Record
38.7°C
5th 1990
Average This Month
30.9°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
29.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
108.4mm
6th
Total This Month
219.6mm
11 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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