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Mackay Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 23°C
late_shower

Now

31.2°C rising
Updated at 11:20 EST

Central Coast for Tuesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers and the chance of thunderstorms inland, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Slight chance near the coast. Light winds becoming NE 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Mackay Ap

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Temperature 31.2°C rising
Dew Point 22.8°C rising
Feels Like 35.5°C
Relative Humidity 61%
Wind icon
NE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1006.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 6.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:56 EST
Sunset sunset
18:38 EST

Nearby Now

Hamilton Island Ap 31.4°C
Proserpine Ap 31.0°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Half Tide Beach

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
28°C

3pm

Mostly clear
28°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
28°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 11:30 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Fraser Island Coast, Sunshine Coast Waters and Gold Coast Waters

Qld - Tue 10:52 EST
Initial Flood Watch for the Dawson, Comet and Nogoa Rivers

National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Late shower

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 29°C 28°C 29°C 31°C 31°C 32°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 80% 70% 60% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm
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 5
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 5km/h
NNE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 10km/h
E
ENE 8km/h
ENE
NE 11km/h
NE
NE 8km/h
NE
NE 10km/h
NE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NNE 10km/h
NNE
N 8km/h
N
NE 9km/h
NE
Relative Humidity 83% 78% 91% 93% 94% 92% 94% 91% 93% 90% 92% 91% 90% 90%
Dew Point 26°C 28°C 25°C 27°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 28°C 27°C 29°C 26°C 29°C 27°C 29°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:33 EST
sunrise
05:56 EST
sunset
18:38 EST
last light
19:01 EST
moon
set
Tue 21:36 EST
rise
Wed 10:22 EST
moon
Fri
Feb 23
moon
Fri
Mar 2
moon
Fri
Mar 9
moon
Sun
Mar 18

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 20
24°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 19
23°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sun
Feb 18
24.5°C 31°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 17
22.3°C 31.2°C 15.0mm
Fri
Feb 16
26.6°C 34.6°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
676.1mm
33.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
134.6mm
19 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
721.4mm
28 Day(s)
Wettest Day
64.2mm
Feb 4
Lowest Temperature
18.2°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
36.3°C
Jan 3

Mackay Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.6°C
11th
Lowest On Record
18.0°C
16th 1996
Average This Month
22.9°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.5°C
15th
Highest On Record
37.3°C
23rd 1956
Average This Month
32.1°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
30.1°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
64.2mm
4th
Total This Month
98.0mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
355.1mm
17.5 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1287.8mm
1958
Driest On Record
65.2mm
1998
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