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Mackay Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 30°C
possible_shower

Now

24.9°C falling
Updated at 07:50 EST

Central Coast for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Medium chance of showers along the coastal fringe and islands. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h turning E 20 to 30 km/h in the late morning. Daytime maximum temperatures 29 to 35.

Currently at Mackay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.9°C falling
Dew Point 19.9°C falling
Feels Like 24.9°C
Relative Humidity 74%
Wind icon
S 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1012.4hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 2.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:15 EST
Sunset sunset
18:39 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 25.3°C
Hamilton Island Ap 26.9°C
Proserpine Ap 26.5°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

12pm

Clear
30°C

3pm

Clear
29°C

6pm

Clear
27°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
Dec 13
Thu
Dec 14
Fri
Dec 15
Sat
Dec 16
Sun
Dec 17
Mon
Dec 18
Tue
Dec 19

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Clearing shower
Maximum 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 50% 30% 50% 30% 50% 70% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 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 23
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
20
km/h
23
km/h
20
km/h
17
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 23km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
SE 16km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
ESE 17km/h
ESE
ESE 15km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 63% 63% 74% 66% 72% 67% 75% 70% 72% 68% 74% 69% 73% 67%
Dew Point 20°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 24°C 22°C 23°C 22°C 23°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
04:50 EST
sunrise
05:15 EST
sunset
18:39 EST
last light
19:04 EST
moon
set
Wed 14:22 EST
rise
Thu 02:25 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 18
moon
Tue
Dec 26
moon
Tue
Jan 2
moon
Tue
Jan 9

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Dec 12
22°C 29°C 2mm
Mon
Dec 11
22.1°C 29°C 5.4mm
Sun
Dec 10
21.6°C 30.1°C 0.0mm
Sat
Dec 9
21°C 30°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 8
21.4°C 30°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1619.7mm
132.9 Day(s)
Total For 2017
2106.6mm
137 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1514.8mm
112 Day(s)
Wettest Day
233.2mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
5.8°C
Jun 9
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Feb 13

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.3°C
6th
Lowest On Record
15.6°C
10th 1955
Average This Month
22.2°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
22.2°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.9°C
7th
Highest On Record
38.2°C
21st 1995
Average This Month
29.8°C
-1.0°C
Long-term Average
30.8°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
22.8mm
4th
Total This Month
59.2mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
132.8mm
10.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
669.0mm
2010
Driest On Record
0.8mm
2005
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