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Mackay Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 31°C
possible_shower

Now

27.0°C steady
Updated at 00:10 EST

Central Coast for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers along the coastal fringe, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h.
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the early morning. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.0°C steady
Dew Point 21.3°C steady
Feels Like 28.9°C
Relative Humidity 71%
Wind icon
SE 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1010.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 5.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:50 EST
Sunset sunset
18:44 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 27.1°C
Hamilton Island Ap 26.6°C
Proserpine Ap 24.9°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
25°C

6am

Mostly clear
24°C

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Mon 22:25 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Qld - Mon 08:52 EST
Final Flood Warning for the Don River

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Feb 9
Wed
Feb 10
Thu
Feb 11
Fri
Feb 12
Sat
Feb 13
Sun
Feb 14
Mon
Feb 15

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Late shower
Maximum 31°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 25°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 70% 40% 30% 20% 30%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index 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 27
km/h
26
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
23
km/h
21
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
7
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction SE 27km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSE 7km/h
SSE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 70% 62% 79% 63% 77% 59% 72% 52% 73% 49% 66% 50% 67% 51%
Dew Point 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 21°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:27 EST
sunrise
05:50 EST
sunset
18:44 EST
last light
19:08 EST
moon
rise
Tue 06:08 EST
set
Tue 19:08 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 15
moon
Tue
Feb 23
moon
Wed
Mar 2
moon
Wed
Mar 9

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Feb 8
24.7°C 28°C 23.4mm
Sun
Feb 7
25.2°C 26.9°C 58.4mm
Sat
Feb 6
24.8°C 30.4°C 108.4mm
Fri
Feb 5
25.2°C 32.9°C 1.8mm
Thu
Feb 4
24.3°C 32.0°C 7.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
605.4mm
32.2 Day(s)
Total For 2016
416.8mm
18 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
272.2mm
22 Day(s)
Wettest Day
134.8mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
20.1°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
34.3°C
Jan 31

Mackay Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
24.3°C
4th
Lowest On Record
17.8°C
14th 1972
Average This Month
25.6°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.2°C
2nd
Highest On Record
38.7°C
5th 1990
Average This Month
31.6°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
29.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
108.4mm
6th
Total This Month
200.0mm
7 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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