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21.08°S 149.14°E 29m AMSL

Mackay Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 22°C
Fog then sunny

Now

18.6°C rising
Updated at 02:23 EST

Central Coast for Friday Clear. Light winds.
Saturday Areas of fog early in the morning. Mostly sunny day. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Mackay

Temperature 18.6°C rising
Dew Point 18.4°C rising
Feels Like 18.6°C
Relative Humidity 99%
Wind icon
WNW 7km/h rising
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1017.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Saturday

Sunrise sunrise
06:34 EST
Sunset sunset
17:45 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 16.9°C
Hamilton Island Ap 19.4°C
Proserpine Ap 13.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

fog

3am

Fog
15°C
mostly cloudy

6am

Mostly cloudy
13°C
mostly clear

9am

Mostly clear
18°C
clear

12pm

Clear
22°C
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Qld - Fri 23:48 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Area: South East Gulf of Carpentaria

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 2
Sun
Aug 3
Mon
Aug 4
Tue
Aug 5
Wed
Aug 6
Thu
Aug 7
Fri
Aug 8
fog then sunny
Fog then sunny
late shower
Late shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C
Minimum 13°C 12°C 14°C 14°C 14°C 15°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 20% 60% 90% 90% 90% 90% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm
UV Index High Moderate Moderate 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 21
km/h
23
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
26
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
29
km/h
29
km/h
25
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction S 21km/h
S
SSE 23km/h
SSE
S 24km/h
S
SSE 26km/h
SSE
S 25km/h
S
SSE 26km/h
SSE
S 28km/h
S
SSE 28km/h
SSE
S 29km/h
S
SSE 29km/h
SSE
S 25km/h
S
SSE 23km/h
SSE
S 23km/h
S
SSE 23km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 74% 57% 73% 73% 83% 81% 88% 85% 84% 77% 83% 79% 81% 77%
Dew Point 13°C 13°C 12°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 15°C 16°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon rise moon set first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
06:11 EST
sunrise
06:34 EST
sunset
17:45 EST
last light
18:08 EST
moon
rise
Sat 10:10 EST
set
Sat 22:56 EST
moon
Mon
Aug 4
moon
Mon
Aug 11
moon
Sun
Aug 17
moon
Tue
Aug 26

Mackay Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Aug 1
15.2°C 25°C 1.2mm
Thu
Jul 31
13.4°C 22.1°C 2.2mm
Wed
Jul 30
12.2°C 22.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 29
12.6°C 22.3°C 0.4mm
Mon
Jul 28
13.8°C 21.3°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

average rainfall to Aug
1269.8mm
107.0 day(s)
total for 2014
1273.8mm
112 day(s)
total to this day 2013
1649.0mm
114 day(s)
wettest day
148.4mm
Feb 10
lowest temperature
6.5°C
Jul 20
highest temperature
34.7°C
Jan 5

Mackay Almanac

August minimum temperature
lowest this month
15.2°C
1st
lowest on record
5.0°C
14th 1960
average this month
15.2°C
+1.2°C
long-term average
14.0°C
August maximum temperature
highest this month
25.0°C
1st
highest on record
30.0°C
26th 2009
average this month
25.0°C
+2.4°C
long-term average
22.6°C
August rainfall
wettest this month
1.2mm
1st
total this month
1.2mm
1 day(s)
long-term average
30.4mm
8.4 day(s)
wettest on record
207.8mm
1998
driest on record
0.4mm
2008

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