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Mackay Forecast

This morning 20°C
Today 27°C
possible_thunderstorm

Now

23.9°C rising
Updated at 08:20 EST

Central Coast for Wednesday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain at times. The chance of a thunderstorm. Possible heavy falls. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.9°C rising
Dew Point 21.6°C falling
Feels Like 23.9°C
Relative Humidity 87%
Wind icon
ENE 20km/h rising
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1014.8hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 14.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:30 EST
Sunset sunset
18:07 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 24.7°C
Hamilton Island Ap 23.5°C
Proserpine Ap 23.0°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9am

Heavy rain
25°C

12pm

Heavy rain
27°C

3pm

Heavy shower
26°C

6pm

Heavy shower
25°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 07:11 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Heavy Rain) for Central Coast and Whitsundays, Herbert and Lower Burdekin, Capricornia and Wide Bay and Burnett

National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Oct 18
Thu
Oct 19
Fri
Oct 20
Sat
Oct 21
Sun
Oct 22
Mon
Oct 23
Tue
Oct 24

Possible thunderstorm

Possible thunderstorm

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 19°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 80% 90% 70% 40% 60%
Rain Amount 40-80mm 10-20mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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 18
km/h
20
km/h
24
km/h
27
km/h
22
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
ESE 24km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
S 8km/h
S
SE 9km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
ESE 8km/h
ESE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 88% 85% 85% 82% 72% 71% 70% 73% 75% 70% 72% 62% 65% 60%
Dew Point 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:08 EST
sunrise
05:30 EST
sunset
18:07 EST
last light
18:30 EST
moon
set
Wed 16:46 EST
rise
Thu 05:08 EST
moon
Fri
Oct 20
moon
Sat
Oct 28
moon
Sat
Nov 4
moon
Sat
Nov 11

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Oct 17
19.4°C 27°C 7.0mm
Mon
Oct 16
20.8°C 25.0°C 1.0mm
Sun
Oct 15
21.3°C 27.9°C 4.4mm
Sat
Oct 14
20.3°C 28.3°C 1.2mm
Fri
Oct 13
20.8°C 30.4°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1333.0mm
119.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1782.8mm
107 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1650.4mm
124 Day(s)
Wettest Day
241.0mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
9.3°C
Jun 9
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Mar 17

Mackay Almanac

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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.4°C
17th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
18th 1982
Average This Month
21.2°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
19.7°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.5°C
3rd
Highest On Record
35.4°C
30th 2003
Average This Month
29.4°C
+1.8°C
Long-term Average
27.6°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.4mm
15th
Total This Month
14.0mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.1mm
6.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.4mm
1985
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1972
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