Fairfax Media Network

Seaview Heights Weather


Mackay Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 18°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.9°C falling
Updated at 13:10 EST

Central Coast for Thursday Sunny. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.9°C falling
Dew Point 19.4°C falling
Feels Like 29.3°C
Relative Humidity 60%
Wind icon
N 14km/h steady
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1014.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

more
Sunrise sunrise
06:31 EST
Sunset sunset
17:30 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 27.7°C
Hamilton Island Ap 25.5°C
Proserpine Ap 28.5°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3pm

Clear
28°C

6pm

Clear
25°C

9pm

Clear
24°C

12am

Clear
21°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

Queensland Weather Update

This video is updated each morning and afternoon.

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 26
Fri
May 27
Sat
May 28
Sun
May 29
Mon
May 30
Tue
May 31
Wed
Jun 1

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 30°C 28°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C
Minimum 17°C 18°C 19°C 15°C 15°C 17°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 5% 40% 5% 20% 50% 70% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High Moderate Moderate Moderate
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 6
km/h
11
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
8
km/h
16
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 6km/h
NNE
NNE 11km/h
NNE
NW 17km/h
NW
N 15km/h
N
S 14km/h
S
SE 8km/h
SE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 12km/h
SE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 79% 68% 82% 70% 64% 59% 63% 61% 70% 63% 70% 64% 76% 74%
Dew Point 19°C 21°C 20°C 24°C 16°C 19°C 13°C 18°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 20°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:07 EST
sunrise
06:31 EST
sunset
17:30 EST
last light
17:53 EST
moon
rise
Thu 21:17 EST
set
Fri 10:35 EST
moon
Sun
May 29
moon
Sun
Jun 5
moon
Sun
Jun 12
moon
Mon
Jun 20

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 26
18.5°C - 0.2mm
Wed
May 25
19.2°C 25.6°C 0.2mm
Tue
May 24
19.8°C 26.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 23
20.9°C 25.7°C 1.0mm
Sun
May 22
21.4°C 26.8°C 1.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1139.5mm
78.5 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1134.0mm
67 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
570.6mm
63 Day(s)
Wettest Day
153.8mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
15.3°C
May 13
Highest Temperature
34.3°C
Jan 31

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
15.3°C
13th
Lowest On Record
7.1°C
19th 1960
Average This Month
19.9°C
+2.8°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.3°C
4th
Highest On Record
29.2°C
7th 1979
Average This Month
26.8°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
24.2°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.8mm
5th
Total This Month
4.8mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
106.5mm
13.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
545.6mm
1983
Driest On Record
15.8mm
1971
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Cooler Pacific temperatures signal end of devastating El Nino

12:53 EST

Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.

Broken Hill Flying Doctors helping isolated Australians for 80 years

10:46 EST

As drought bites hard on large parts of remote Australia, taking its toll on the health and finances of isolated communities, the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) is more important than ever.

Will Australia have a bumper ski season?

05:24 EST

The Australian snow season is a fickle beast and this year will be no different, but there should be great joy in the end.