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Mackay Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 23°C
possible_shower

Now

29.0°C falling
Updated at 11:30 EST

Central Coast for Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm inland during this afternoon and evening. Winds E 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Mackay

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Temperature 29.0°C falling
Dew Point 22.0°C rising
Feels Like 32.0°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
SSE 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1012.2hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:59 EST
Sunset sunset
18:34 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 30.3°C
Hamilton Island Ap 29.1°C
Proserpine Ap 30.3°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

6pm

Clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4

Possible shower

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Possible shower

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Maximum 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 30°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 60% 60% 90% 70% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 10-20mm 10-20mm 10-20mm
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 21
km/h
19
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22
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21
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14
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13
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Wind Direction SE 21km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 67% 62% 74% 68% 70% 64% 75% 68% 79% 73% 77% 71% 77% 70%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:36 EST
sunrise
05:59 EST
sunset
18:34 EST
last light
18:56 EST
moon
set
Sun 18:18 EST
rise
Mon 06:16 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
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Mar 13
moon
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Mar 21

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Feb 26
26.9°C - 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 25
25.8°C 30.4°C 1.2mm
Fri
Feb 24
24.8°C 30.1°C 1.2mm
Thu
Feb 23
24.9°C 30.3°C 1.0mm
Wed
Feb 22
25.0°C 30.6°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
605.4mm
32.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
634.4mm
24 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
544.0mm
27 Day(s)
Wettest Day
155.4mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
34.0°C
Feb 14

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.1°C
18th
Lowest On Record
17.8°C
14th 1972
Average This Month
24.6°C
+1.2°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
38.7°C
5th 1990
Average This Month
30.9°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
29.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
92.8mm
16th
Total This Month
153.6mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
327.5mm
16.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1071.4mm
1968
Driest On Record
29.2mm
1983
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Weather News

Warmer seas give east coast rain a helping hand

15:19 EDT

If you wanted to stay a bit warmer today, a dip in the ocean is probably your best bet, despite the rain.

Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

Once the southerly change bumped into a low pressure trough sitting just off the Sydney coast last night, things became electric between the two.

Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

Flood-affected farmers in the Ravensthorpe shire on the south coast of WA say the State Government has been slow in reacting to their plight, adding there is a lack of comprehension around the scale of the damage.