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Mackay Forecast

Today 31°C
Tonight 24°C
possible_shower

Now

30.4°C steady
Updated at 13:30 EST

Central Coast for Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north during this afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 30s.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 30.4°C steady
Dew Point 23.3°C steady
Feels Like 35.0°C
Relative Humidity 66%
Wind icon
E 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1012.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 4.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
05:56 EST
Sunset sunset
18:37 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 30.6°C
Hamilton Island Ap 29.6°C
Proserpine Ap 32.0°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly cloudy
31°C

6pm

Mostly cloudy
29°C

9pm

Mostly cloudy
27°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
26°C

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Possible shower

Showers

Showers

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 60% 80% 80% 80% 60% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 9
km/h
12
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
22
km/h
21
km/h
25
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 9km/h
ESE
ESE 12km/h
ESE
SSE 16km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 25km/h
SE
SE 24km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 75% 68% 78% 72% 80% 74% 78% 71% 74% 66% 69% 63% 69% 65%
Dew Point 23°C 25°C 24°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 23°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:34 EST
sunrise
05:56 EST
sunset
18:37 EST
last light
19:00 EST
moon
set
Wed 15:10 EST
rise
Thu 02:35 EST
moon
Mon
Feb 27
moon
Sun
Mar 5
moon
Mon
Mar 13
moon
Tue
Mar 21

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Feb 21
23.1°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Feb 20
23.1°C 31.7°C 1.4mm
Sun
Feb 19
23.3°C 31.5°C 0.0mm
Sat
Feb 18
22.1°C 30.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Feb 17
22.8°C 30.3°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
605.4mm
32.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
631.0mm
21 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
505.4mm
23 Day(s)
Wettest Day
155.4mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
21.3°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
34.0°C
Feb 14

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.1°C
18th
Lowest On Record
17.8°C
14th 1972
Average This Month
24.4°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
23.4°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
38.7°C
5th 1990
Average This Month
31.1°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
29.6°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
92.8mm
16th
Total This Month
150.2mm
8 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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