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Mackay Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 14°C
late_shower

Now

19.3°C rising
Updated at 10:00 EST

Central Coast for Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost inland. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 19.3°C rising
Dew Point 11.8°C steady
Feels Like 19.3°C
Relative Humidity 62%
Wind icon
S 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1022.4hPa steady
Fire Danger 4.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EST
Sunset sunset
17:30 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 21.0°C
Hamilton Island Ap 19.9°C
Proserpine Ap 21.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
22°C

3pm

Mostly clear
22°C

6pm

Chance shower
19°C

9pm

Chance shower
18°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 24°C
Minimum 9°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 13°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 80% 60% 40% 30% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
UV Index High High High High 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 14
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 72% 74% 85% 76% 86% 77% 79% 65% 82% 74% 83% 84% 88% 81%
Dew Point 12°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 16°C 14°C 18°C 15°C 19°C 17°C 20°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:15 EST
sunrise
06:39 EST
sunset
17:30 EST
last light
17:54 EST
moon
rise
Thu 12:45 EST
set
Fri 01:08 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
moon
Fri
Jul 13
moon
Fri
Jul 20

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Jun 21
10°C - 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 20
8.6°C 20°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jun 19
7.4°C 19.7°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jun 18
12.1°C 19.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jun 17
15.1°C 22.8°C 0.2mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1204.1mm
88.5 Day(s)
Total For 2018
636.6mm
85 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1747.0mm
80 Day(s)
Wettest Day
67.4mm
Feb 4
Lowest Temperature
7.4°C
Jun 19
Highest Temperature
37.6°C
Jan 3

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.4°C
19th
Lowest On Record
4.6°C
27th 1960
Average This Month
12.8°C
-1.4°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
26.5°C
14th
Highest On Record
30.5°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
22.8°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
21.9°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.4mm
9th
Total This Month
7.8mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.0mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
392.1mm
1967
Driest On Record
2.4mm
1968
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