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Mackay Forecast

Today 22°C
Tonight 10°C

Now

18.6°C falling
Updated at 09:13 EST

Central Coast for Wednesday Sunny. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 18.6°C falling
Dew Point 3.4°C falling
Feels Like 18.6°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
SSE 31km/h rising
Wind Gusts 48km/h
Pressure 1018.1hPa steady
Fire Danger 13.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.2mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:11 EST
Sunset sunset
17:54 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 19.6°C
Hamilton Island Ap 19.8°C
Proserpine Ap 22.1°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
20°C

3pm

Clear
22°C

6pm

Clear
19°C

9pm

Clear
17°C

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Sep 3
Thu
Sep 4
Fri
Sep 5
Sat
Sep 6
Sun
Sep 7
Mon
Sep 8
Tue
Sep 9

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 22°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 11°C 10°C 10°C 14°C 15°C 15°C 16°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 60% 30% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very 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 24
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
2
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SSW 24km/h
SSW
SE 14km/h
SE
S 14km/h
S
ESE 9km/h
ESE
SSE 2km/h
SSE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 17km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 55% 41% 49% 44% 60% 49% 60% 56% 68% 66% 73% 69% 74% 71%
Dew Point 7°C 8°C 7°C 9°C 11°C 12°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 17°C 16°C 17°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moonrise moonset Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
05:49 EST
sunrise
06:11 EST
sunset
17:54 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
rise
Wed 11:57 EST
set
Thu 01:25 EST
moon
Tue
Sep 9
moon
Tue
Sep 16
moon
Wed
Sep 24
moon
Thu
Oct 2

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Sep 3
14°C - 0.2mm
Tue
Sep 2
12.5°C 27°C 0.0mm
Mon
Sep 1
11.9°C 22.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Aug 31
12.1°C 22.6°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 30
12.6°C 23.0°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1289.3mm
112.8 Day(s)
Total For 2014
1329.6mm
122 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2013
1651.4mm
122 Day(s)
Wettest Day
148.4mm
Feb 10
Lowest Temperature
6.5°C
Jul 20
Highest Temperature
34.7°C
Jan 5

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.9°C
1st
Lowest On Record
7.9°C
4th 1985
Average This Month
12.8°C
-3.9°C
Long-term Average
16.7°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.0°C
2nd
Highest On Record
32.9°C
15th 2003
Average This Month
24.8°C
-0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
0.2mm
1 Day(s)
Long-term Average
19.5mm
5.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
239.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1980
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