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Mackay Forecast

Today 24°C
Tonight 10°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.2°C rising
Updated at 11:40 EST

Central Coast for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.2°C rising
Dew Point 17.1°C falling
Feels Like 21.2°C
Relative Humidity 77%
Wind icon
SE 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1018.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:33 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 21.6°C
Hamilton Island Ap 21.8°C
Proserpine Ap 25.3°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
23°C

3pm

Mostly clear
24°C

6pm

Mostly clear
21°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Aug 4
Wed
Aug 5
Thu
Aug 6
Fri
Aug 7
Sat
Aug 8
Sun
Aug 9
Mon
Aug 10

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 24°C 22°C 21°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 24°C
Minimum 13°C 10°C 9°C 7°C 10°C 11°C 12°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 5% 5% 10% 20% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 11
km/h
14
km/h
24
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
14
km/h
21
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction S 11km/h
S
ESE 14km/h
ESE
S 24km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 22km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
ESE 9km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 82% 62% 56% 38% 56% 41% 71% 44% 75% 59% 81% 61% 78% 63%
Dew Point 16°C 16°C 6°C 7°C 5°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:10 EST
sunrise
06:33 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:09 EST
moon
rise
Tue 21:45 EST
set
Wed 09:58 EST
moon
Fri
Aug 7
moon
Sat
Aug 15
moon
Sun
Aug 23
moon
Sun
Aug 30

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Aug 4
15.9°C - 0.2mm
Mon
Aug 3
15.6°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 2
13.8°C 23.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 1
13.8°C 23.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 31
13.8°C 22.5°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1271.1mm
107.2 Day(s)
Total For 2015
652.4mm
92 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2014
1273.2mm
110 Day(s)
Wettest Day
115.8mm
Jan 23
Lowest Temperature
7.3°C
Jul 18
Highest Temperature
35.5°C
Jan 19

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.8°C
1st
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
14th 1960
Average This Month
14.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
14.0°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.1°C
3rd
Highest On Record
30.0°C
26th 2009
Average This Month
23.5°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
30.9mm
8.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
207.8mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.4mm
2008
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