Fairfax Media Network

Seaview Heights Weather


Mackay Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 31°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.4°C falling
Updated at 07:00 EST

Central Coast for Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming E 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures around 30.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.4°C falling
Dew Point 21.9°C rising
Feels Like 24.4°C
Relative Humidity 86%
Wind icon
SW 5km/h falling
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1011.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:38 EST
Sunset sunset
18:51 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 24.1°C
Hamilton Island Ap 26.5°C
Proserpine Ap 22.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9am

Cloudy
29°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

3pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jan 21
Mon
Jan 22
Tue
Jan 23
Wed
Jan 24
Thu
Jan 25
Fri
Jan 26
Sat
Jan 27

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers

Showers
Maximum 31°C 30°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 30°C 29°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 60% 50% 80% 60% 60% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
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 14
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
E 14km/h
E
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 23km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 67% 65% 73% 73% 72% 70% 80% 78% 79% 78% 81% 78% 81% 76%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:14 EST
sunrise
05:38 EST
sunset
18:51 EST
last light
19:15 EST
moon
rise
Sun 08:52 EST
set
Sun 21:39 EST
moon
Thu
Jan 25
moon
Thu
Feb 1
moon
Thu
Feb 8
moon
Fri
Feb 16

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jan 20
19.8°C 31°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 19
25.2°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 18
26.4°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jan 17
26.1°C 31.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 16
26.5°C 31.0°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
280.6mm
15.2 Day(s)
Total For 2018
6.2mm
3 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
367.6mm
11 Day(s)
Wettest Day
4.2mm
Jan 2
Lowest Temperature
19.8°C
Jan 20
Highest Temperature
37.6°C
Jan 3

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.8°C
20th
Lowest On Record
18.4°C
2nd 2005
Average This Month
25.0°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
37.6°C
3rd
Highest On Record
37.2°C
1st 1985
Average This Month
32.7°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
30.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
2nd
Total This Month
6.2mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
280.6mm
15.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1034.0mm
1974
Driest On Record
15.4mm
1985
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Heating up in Sydney

16:59 EDT

Temperatures have been steadily climbing across the Sydney basin today, the second day of a prolonged period of heat for the region.

Tropical thunder at the top of Down Under

12:55 EDT

Weather news of late has been focussed on the heatwave conditions plaguing southeastern Australia - and rightly so: these conditions are severe.

100 years ago, a cyclone without a name killed 30 people and almost levelled a young city

10:09 EDT

Nearly one year after tropical cyclone Debbie hit the north Queensland coast, the region is marking the centenary of another destructive cyclone, which all but flattened the young town of Mackay.