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Mackay Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 24°C
possible_shower

Now

12.0°C steady
Updated at 05:20 EST

Central Coast for Monday Partly cloudy. Frost inland early this morning. Slight chance of a light shower. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.0°C steady
Dew Point 5.9°C steady
Feels Like 10.4°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
WSW 14km/h falling
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1018.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EST
Sunset sunset
17:51 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 11.1°C
Hamilton Island Ap 19.3°C
Proserpine Ap 8.4°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

6am

Slight chance shower
12°C

9am

Slight chance shower
18°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
23°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
23°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 27°C
Minimum 10°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 50% 5% 5% 10% 50% 60% 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 14
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
ENE 7km/h
ENE
E 11km/h
E
ENE 8km/h
ENE
E 10km/h
E
E 9km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
SSE 12km/h
SSE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 75% 67% 75% 62% 76% 62% 75% 61% 78% 65% 79% 66% 80% 65%
Dew Point 14°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 18°C 19°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
06:00 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:14 EST
moon
rise
Mon 05:41 EST
set
Mon 17:19 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 20
12.5°C 20°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
17.4°C 23°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
16.8°C 28.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
16.3°C 27.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
- 28.0°C -

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1276.5mm
106.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1768.4mm
100 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1491.8mm
107 Day(s)
Wettest Day
241.0mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
9.3°C
Jun 9
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Mar 17

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
12.0°C
9th
Lowest On Record
5.0°C
14th 1960
Average This Month
15.2°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
14.1°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.6°C
18th
Highest On Record
30.0°C
26th 2009
Average This Month
25.4°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
2.6mm
7th
Total This Month
3.4mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
31.4mm
8.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
207.8mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.4mm
2008
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Weather News

Low thundering across South Australia

13:54 EST

A powerful low pressure system is slowly tracking east across the Bight, helping produce rain and storms across SA.

Frosty Morning for Eastern Australia

11:03 EST

Widespread frost and record breaking cold has impacted much of the east.

Coalcliff: Teenagers snapchat video of fire while searching burning home for survivors

15:14 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.