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Mackay Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 23°C
mostly_sunny

Now

29.4°C steady
Updated at 10:20 EST

Central Coast for Sunday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming E 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 29.4°C steady
Dew Point 19.4°C falling
Feels Like 30.9°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
SE 16km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1013.7hPa steady
Fire Danger 7.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 30.0°C
Hamilton Island Ap 28.8°C
Proserpine Ap 29.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Clear
30°C

6pm

Clear
28°C

9pm

Mostly clear
26°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19
Wed
Dec 20
Thu
Dec 21
Fri
Dec 22
Sat
Dec 23

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 30% 30% 20% 20% 60% 40% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 20
km/h
19
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
11
km/h
11
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 11km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 10km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
ESE 13km/h
ESE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
Relative Humidity 67% 60% 71% 63% 69% 65% 67% 63% 70% 64% 69% 65% 72% 67%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 24°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
-
sunrise
-
sunset
-
last light
-
moon
set
Mon 18:35 EST
rise
Tue 05:54 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Dec 17
23.1°C - 0.2mm
Sat
Dec 16
25.5°C 30.0°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 15
21.5°C 30.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 14
23.6°C 29.2°C 0.6mm
Wed
Dec 13
24.5°C 29.1°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1609.2mm
140.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1963.2mm
139 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1852.6mm
136 Day(s)
Wettest Day
241.0mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
9.3°C
Jun 9
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Mar 17

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.2°C
6th
Lowest On Record
15.3°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
23.0°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.9°C
7th
Highest On Record
39.4°C
16th 1964
Average This Month
29.9°C
-0.3°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
19.4mm
4th
Total This Month
63.4mm
11 Day(s)
Long-term Average
183.7mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1158.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2005
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Weather News

Heat headed for Adelaide

10:48 EDT

After a cool start to summer, Adelaide sweltered through back-to-back days in the high thirties last week and more is on the way.

Extreme heatwave heads to outback towns in Queensland, NSW

09:56 EDT

There will be extreme heatwave conditions in south-west Queensland and north-west New South Wales over the next three days, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) says, with several outback towns expecting sweltering daytime temperatures of at least 43 degrees Celsius.

A stormy outlook for Darwin

13:23 EDT

Darwin is on track to reach their December average rainfall, which is already sitting at the halfway mark.