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Mackay Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 9°C
sunny

Now

18.0°C steady
Updated at 17:50 EST

Central Coast for Wednesday Sunny. Areas of morning frost inland. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 25.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.0°C steady
Dew Point 8.3°C falling
Feels Like 18.0°C
Relative Humidity 53%
Wind icon
ESE 12km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure 1020.5hPa rising
Fire Danger 4.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 17.5°C
Hamilton Island Ap 17.9°C
Proserpine Ap 16.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Clear
15°C

12am

Clear
12°C

3am

Mostly clear
10°C

6am

Mostly clear
10°C

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Jun 20
Thu
Jun 21
Fri
Jun 22
Sat
Jun 23
Sun
Jun 24
Mon
Jun 25
Tue
Jun 26

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 5°C 9°C 14°C 13°C 13°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 80% 60% 50% 30% 80% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate High High High Moderate
Frost Risk Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 18
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction S 18km/h
S
SSE 17km/h
SSE
S 13km/h
S
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 58% 52% 72% 72% 86% 78% 86% 76% 79% 66% 80% 73% 85% 77%
Dew Point 4°C 11°C 12°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 17°C 14°C 17°C 15°C 18°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise 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
set
Thu 00:13 EST
rise
Thu 12:45 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
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
Sat
Jun 16
16.1°C 23.2°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
12.9°C
-1.3°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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