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Mackay Forecast

This morning 13°C
Today 24°C
mostly_sunny

Now

15.2°C falling
Updated at 01:10 EST

Central Coast for Saturday Mostly clear. Light winds.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late afternoon.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 15.2°C falling
Dew Point 13.6°C falling
Feels Like 15.2°C
Relative Humidity 90%
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WSW 12km/h rising
Wind Gusts 17km/h
Pressure 1018.0hPa steady
Fire Danger 1.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:40 EST
Sunset sunset
17:31 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 12.9°C
Hamilton Island Ap 20.0°C
Proserpine Ap 12.5°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
14°C

6am

Mostly clear
13°C

9am

Mostly clear
19°C

12pm

Mostly cloudy
24°C

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jun 25
Mon
Jun 26
Tue
Jun 27
Wed
Jun 28
Thu
Jun 29
Fri
Jun 30
Sat
Jul 1

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Cloudy

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C
Minimum 13°C 12°C 14°C 15°C 14°C 15°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 80% 50% 70% 60% 70%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High 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 9
km/h
14
km/h
9
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
8
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction S 9km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 9km/h
SSE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 14km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
SE 8km/h
SE
ESE 10km/h
ESE
S 13km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 80% 71% 87% 76% 90% 80% 87% 79% 91% 82% 86% 72% 79% 71%
Dew Point 16°C 18°C 17°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 18°C 18°C 14°C 17°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
06:16 EST
sunrise
06:40 EST
sunset
17:31 EST
last light
17:55 EST
moon
rise
Sun 07:24 EST
set
Sun 18:50 EST
moon
Sat
Jul 1
moon
Sun
Jul 9
moon
Mon
Jul 17
moon
Sun
Jul 23

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jun 24
15.5°C 24°C 0.8mm
Fri
Jun 23
15.3°C 22°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jun 22
13.0°C 22.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 21
- 22.5°C -
Tue
Jun 20
13.2°C - 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1204.1mm
88.5 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1747.8mm
81 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1293.8mm
81 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
June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
9.3°C
9th
Lowest On Record
4.6°C
27th 1960
Average This Month
14.0°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
14.2°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.2°C
18th
Highest On Record
30.5°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
22.1°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
21.9°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.8mm
24th
Total This Month
1.8mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
63.0mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
392.1mm
1967
Driest On Record
2.4mm
1968
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15:00 EST

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Either humid or calm - tricky month for drying clothes

12:39 EST

So far this winter much of southeastern Australian has either been too humid or too calm for the washing to dry as fast as it would normally at this time of year.

SA Power Networks paid $18.5m in compensation for December blackout

08:39 EST

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