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Mackay Forecast

Tonight 25°C
Tomorrow 30°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

28.3°C steady
Updated at 20:10 EST

Central Coast for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south, increasing to a high (70%) chance this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south later tonight. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.
Monday Mostly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, decreasing from the south during the day. The chance of thunderstorms, with possible heavy falls in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.3°C steady
Dew Point 22.3°C steady
Feels Like 31.3°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
ESE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1011.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:39 EST
Sunset sunset
18:50 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 28.3°C
Hamilton Island Ap 27.7°C
Proserpine Ap 26.3°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
27°C

3am

Slight chance storm
26°C

6am

Slight chance storm
25°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28

Mostly sunny

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 30°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 70% 70% 70% 60% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 6
km/h
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Wind Direction ENE 6km/h
ENE
E 15km/h
E
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 78% 73% 79% 79% 74% 70% 79% 71% 77% 70% 77% 71% 76% 71%
Dew Point 26°C 27°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:15 EST
sunrise
05:39 EST
sunset
18:50 EST
last light
19:14 EST
moon
rise
Mon 01:36 EST
set
Mon 14:50 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
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moon
Sun
Feb 19

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 22
22.8°C 31°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
21.3°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
22.8°C 32.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
23.4°C 33.0°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 18
24.0°C 30.9°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
277.9mm
15.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
367.6mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
258.8mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
155.4mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Jan 13

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.3°C
21st
Lowest On Record
18.4°C
2nd 2005
Average This Month
24.2°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.6°C
13th
Highest On Record
37.2°C
1st 1985
Average This Month
30.7°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
30.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
155.4mm
4th
Total This Month
367.6mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
277.9mm
15.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1034.0mm
1974
Driest On Record
15.4mm
1985
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Weather News

Heating up across the southeastern capitals

11:19 EDT

A couple of scorchers are on the way for Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney over the next few days.

Darwin not quite that wet (yet)

11:13 EDT

Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.