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Mackay Forecast

This morning 25°C
Today 30°C
thunderstorms

Now

24.7°C rising
Updated at 04:00 EST

Central Coast for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Heavy falls possible. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h expected due to Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.7°C rising
Dew Point 25.2°C rising
Feels Like 24.7°C
Relative Humidity -
Wind icon
NNE 29km/h falling
Wind Gusts 46km/h
Pressure 998.7hPa rising
Fire Danger -
Rain since 9am/last hr 91.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
18:07 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 25.6°C
Proserpine Ap 24.4°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

6am

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
25°C

9am

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
28°C

12pm

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
28°C

3pm

Shower. Chance storm
29°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 03:38 EST
Gale Warning for Townsville and Mackay coasts and Great Barrier Reef. Strong Wind Warning for Cairns and Capricornia coasts

Qld - Wed 02:59 EST
Severe Weather Warning (Wind/Rain/Tides) Cent Coast/Whitsundays, C Highlands/Coalfields, Capricornia, Central West & Maranoa/Warrego

Qld - Wed 02:59 EST
Cancellation of Cyclone Warning for Bowen to St Lawrence, including Mackay & Whitsunday Islands, & extending inland to Mt Coolon & Moranbah

Qld - Tue 23:03 EST
Major Flood Warning for the Don River and Flood Warning for the Proserpine River

Qld - Tue 20:45 EST
Major Flood Warning for the Pioneer River

Qld - Tue 12:46 EST
Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Ayr & NSW border, inland to C Highlands/Coalfields, Cent West, Maranoa/Warrego & D Downs/G Belt

National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3
Tue
Apr 4

Thunder-
storms

Showers

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 32°C 33°C 30°C 31°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 24°C 20°C 22°C 23°C 22°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 40% 60% 90% 80% 90%
Rain Amount 40-80mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm
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 38
km/h
32
km/h
31
km/h
20
km/h
16
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
8
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
22
km/h
Wind Direction NE 38km/h
NE
NNE 32km/h
NNE
N 31km/h
N
NNW 20km/h
NNW
SW 16km/h
SW
S 8km/h
S
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SE 8km/h
SE
S 13km/h
S
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 97% 91% 90% 80% 78% 66% 77% 72% 81% 76% 86% 79% 87% 76%
Dew Point 27°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 24°C 26°C 21°C 25°C 23°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 25°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
18:07 EST
last light
18:29 EST
moon
rise
Wed 06:58 EST
set
Wed 19:07 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
23.9°C 27°C 113.0mm
Mon
Mar 27
24.4°C 27.1°C 40.8mm
Sun
Mar 26
24.5°C 28.5°C 0.6mm
Sat
Mar 25
24.2°C 29.4°C 3.4mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.2°C 30.3°C 140.2mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
885.1mm
49.1 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1116.2mm
46 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
999.6mm
46 Day(s)
Wettest Day
155.4mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
19.1°C
Mar 10
Highest Temperature
34.2°C
Mar 17

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
19.1°C
10th
Lowest On Record
13.1°C
31st 1970
Average This Month
23.8°C
+1.5°C
Long-term Average
22.3°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.2°C
17th
Highest On Record
34.7°C
8th 1995
Average This Month
30.5°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
28.6°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
140.2mm
24th
Total This Month
476.4mm
20 Day(s)
Long-term Average
279.7mm
16.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
949.2mm
2011
Driest On Record
36.4mm
1991
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Weather News

Cyclone Debbie downgraded to tropical low; heavy rains and strong gales continue: live blog

04:49 EDT

Cyclone Debbie may be losing force, but the full extent of the damage of the super storm that crossed the coast as a category four system yesterday is yet to be known.

Cyclone Debbie downgraded to tropical low system after Collinsville hit by first-ever category two storm

04:10 EDT

The full devastation brought on by Tropical Cyclone Debbie will not be known until Wednesday morning, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has warned.

Cyclone Debbie downgraded to tropical low, but still delivering damaging winds and heavy rain

04:09 EDT

Cyclone Debbie has been downgraded to a tropical low system after crossing the north Queensland coast yesterday.