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Mackay Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 29°C
sunny

Now

22.1°C rising
Updated at 08:00 EST

Central Coast for Tuesday Sunny. Light winds becoming S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 35.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.1°C rising
Dew Point 18.6°C falling
Feels Like 22.1°C
Relative Humidity 80%
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WSW 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1015.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:48 EST
Sunset sunset
18:01 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 21.9°C
Hamilton Island Ap 23.0°C
Proserpine Ap 20.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
25°C

12pm

Clear
29°C

3pm

Clear
28°C

6pm

Clear
25°C

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Sep 27
Wed
Sep 28
Thu
Sep 29
Fri
Sep 30
Sat
Oct 1
Sun
Oct 2
Mon
Oct 3

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower
Maximum 29°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 28°C 29°C 30°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 20°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 20% 60% 90% 40% 30% 40% 80%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 7
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
12
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction S 7km/h
S
SE 15km/h
SE
E 8km/h
E
ENE 13km/h
ENE
N 19km/h
N
N 22km/h
N
SW 17km/h
SW
NE 7km/h
NE
S 12km/h
S
E 12km/h
E
ENE 9km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
NNE 15km/h
NNE
Relative Humidity 60% 59% 66% 60% 70% 74% 48% 44% 43% 48% 71% 72% 75% 76%
Dew Point 17°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 22°C 11°C 15°C 11°C 15°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 24°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:26 EST
sunrise
05:48 EST
sunset
18:01 EST
last light
18:23 EST
moon
set
Tue 14:49 EST
rise
Wed 03:52 EST
moon
Sat
Oct 1
moon
Sun
Oct 9
moon
Sun
Oct 16
moon
Sun
Oct 23

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Sep 26
20.1°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sun
Sep 25
22.7°C 29.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Sep 24
19.8°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Fri
Sep 23
16.9°C 25.7°C 0.0mm
Thu
Sep 22
20.3°C 27.4°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Sep
1290.7mm
113.1 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1520.8mm
113 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
738.0mm
97 Day(s)
Wettest Day
153.8mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
8.4°C
Aug 28
Highest Temperature
34.3°C
Jan 31

Mackay Almanac

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September Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
13.9°C
5th
Lowest On Record
7.9°C
4th 1985
Average This Month
19.3°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
16.7°C
September Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.9°C
25th
Highest On Record
32.9°C
15th 2003
Average This Month
26.4°C
+1.1°C
Long-term Average
25.3°C
September Rainfall
Wettest This Month
39.8mm
9th
Total This Month
60.2mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
19.6mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
239.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1980
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