Fairfax Media Network

Seaview Heights Weather


Mackay Forecast

This morning 23°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.9°C rising
Updated at 00:50 EST

Central Coast for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the north, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds E 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming E 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.9°C rising
Dew Point 21.9°C falling
Feels Like 29.0°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
SE 18km/h steady
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1013.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 3.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

more
Sunrise sunrise
05:40 EST
Sunset sunset
18:50 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 26.9°C
Hamilton Island Ap 26.9°C
Proserpine Ap 25.2°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
26°C

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

12pm

Mostly clear
30°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

view all
There are no warnings current.

National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28
Sun
Jan 29
Mon
Jan 30

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 32°C 31°C 30°C 32°C 31°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 30% 60% 70% 90% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm
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 19
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
15
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
14
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
23
km/h
26
km/h
Wind Direction SE 19km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 16km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 26km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 73% 67% 76% 69% 72% 67% 74% 68% 77% 72% 80% 73% 81% 76%
Dew Point 23°C 23°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:16 EST
sunrise
05:40 EST
sunset
18:50 EST
last light
19:14 EST
moon
rise
Tue 02:19 EST
set
Wed 16:30 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
Sat
Feb 11
moon
Sun
Feb 19

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Mon
Jan 23
25.2°C 28°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 22
22.8°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
21.3°C 33.3°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
22.8°C 32.2°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
23.4°C 33.0°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
277.9mm
15.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
367.6mm
11 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
258.8mm
8 Day(s)
Wettest Day
155.4mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
33.6°C
Jan 13

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.3°C
21st
Lowest On Record
18.4°C
2nd 2005
Average This Month
24.3°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.6°C
13th
Highest On Record
37.2°C
1st 1985
Average This Month
30.6°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
30.1°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
155.4mm
4th
Total This Month
367.6mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
277.9mm
15.3 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1034.0mm
1974
Driest On Record
15.4mm
1985
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

NT weather: Bureau predicts week of wet weather across state

20:15 EDT

Territorians should brace themselves for a very wet week, with rainfalls of up to 300 millimetres expected in some areas.

Stormy start to the week

16:25 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting three states this afternoon.

Trans-Tasman temperature contrast

15:28 EDT

New Zealand is experiencing an unseasonably cool summer, whilst parts of eastern Australia endure their hottest start to the year on record.