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Mackay Forecast

This morning 8°C
Today 22°C
sunny

Now

16.6°C rising
Updated at 08:40 EST

Central Coast for Sunday Sunny. Patches of light morning frost in the south. Winds S/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.6°C rising
Dew Point 1.5°C falling
Feels Like 16.6°C
Relative Humidity 36%
Wind icon
S 31km/h rising
Wind Gusts 44km/h
Pressure 1021.1hPa rising
Fire Danger 13.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:23 EST
Sunset sunset
17:51 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 17.1°C
Hamilton Island Ap 18.1°C
Proserpine Ap 18.2°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9am

Clear
13°C

12pm

Clear
19°C

3pm

Clear
22°C

6pm

Clear
18°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 22°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C
Minimum 8°C 10°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 40% 50% 10% 5% 20% 30% 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 27
km/h
22
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
Wind Direction S 27km/h
S
SSE 22km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
E 7km/h
E
ENE 11km/h
ENE
ENE 8km/h
ENE
E 9km/h
E
ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SE 13km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 52% 37% 76% 66% 77% 63% 77% 62% 77% 62% 78% 64% 80% 67%
Dew Point 4°C 7°C 15°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 16°C 19°C 16°C 19°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
06:00 EST
sunrise
06:23 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:13 EST
moon
set
Sun 16:18 EST
rise
Mon 05:41 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
Sat
Aug 19
17.4°C 23°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
16.8°C 29°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
16.3°C 27.6°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
- 28.0°C -
Tue
Aug 15
13.9°C - 0.2mm

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
1491.6mm
106 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
15.4°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
14.1°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.0°C
18th
Highest On Record
30.0°C
26th 2009
Average This Month
25.7°C
+3.1°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

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.

Last significant rain for weeks in the nation's southwest

14:25 EST

The rain has tumbled down across southwestern parts of Australia during the past seven weeks, but that trend will finish today.

Wild Surf Batters the East Coast

10:18 EST

Damaging surf with waves up to 7 metres in some places are lashing the New South Wales Coast today.