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Mackay Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 23°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

27.0°C steady
Updated at 13:20 EST

Central Coast for Sunday Cloudy. Rain areas increasing. The chance of thunderstorms. Possible heavy falls developing. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.0°C steady
Dew Point 23.5°C falling
Feels Like 29.3°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
SSE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1004.2hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.2mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:16 EST
Sunset sunset
18:41 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 28.7°C
Hamilton Island Ap 25.5°C
Proserpine Ap 26.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3pm

Chance shower or storm
28°C

6pm

Chance shower or storm
26°C

9pm

Chance shower or storm
26°C

12am

Chance shower or storm
25°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sun 13:07 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Heavy Rain) for C Coast and Whitsundays, Capricornia, Herbert, Central Highlands and Coalfields and Wide Bay

Qld - Sun 12:41 EST
Flood Waatch for coastal catchments from Ayr to St Lawrence

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 16
Mon
Dec 17
Tue
Dec 18
Wed
Dec 19
Thu
Dec 20
Fri
Dec 21
Sat
Dec 22

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 29°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 33°C 33°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 80% 80% 80% 50% 50% 80%
Rain Amount 40-80mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 13
km/h
16
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
11
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction E 13km/h
E
ENE 16km/h
ENE
S 21km/h
S
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 11km/h
E
E 12km/h
E
NE 9km/h
NE
NE 14km/h
NE
N 11km/h
N
NNE 17km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 87% 89% 82% 79% 78% 77% 79% 78% 79% 75% 77% 73% 77% 75%
Dew Point 27°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
04:51 EST
sunrise
05:16 EST
sunset
18:41 EST
last light
19:06 EST
moon
set
Mon 00:59 EST
rise
Mon 13:20 EST
moon
Sun
Dec 23
moon
Sat
Dec 29
moon
Sun
Jan 6
moon
Mon
Jan 14

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 16
24.1°C - 8.8mm
Sat
Dec 15
25.4°C 30.7°C 0.8mm
Fri
Dec 14
21.9°C 32.0°C 34.6mm
Thu
Dec 13
24.7°C 31.6°C 8.2mm
Wed
Dec 12
24.4°C 29.0°C 2.2mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1609.2mm
140.0 Day(s)
Total For 2018
931.2mm
131 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1963.0mm
138 Day(s)
Wettest Day
67.4mm
Feb 4
Lowest Temperature
7.4°C
Jun 19
Highest Temperature
38.2°C
Nov 26

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.5°C
7th
Lowest On Record
15.3°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
23.4°C
+0.4°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.9°C
3rd
Highest On Record
39.4°C
16th 1964
Average This Month
30.7°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
39.0mm
8th
Total This Month
216.8mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
183.7mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1158.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2005
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