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Mackay Forecast

This morning 10°C
Today 24°C
possible_shower

Now

8.9°C rising
Updated at 01:10 EST

Central Coast for Monday Partly cloudy. Frost inland in the early morning. Slight chance of a light shower in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.
Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight chance of a light shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Mackay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 8.9°C rising
Dew Point 3.7°C rising
Feels Like 7.9°C
Relative Humidity 70%
Wind icon
W 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 9km/h
Pressure 1018.8hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EST
Sunset sunset
17:51 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 11.4°C
Hamilton Island Ap 18.0°C
Proserpine Ap 8.7°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
11°C

6am

Chance shower
13°C

9am

Chance shower
19°C

12pm

Slight chance shower
23°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

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

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 24°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 27°C
Minimum 10°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 12°C 13°C 15°C
Chance of Rain 50% 5% 5% 10% 50% 60% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 17
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
11
km/h
8
km/h
9
km/h
9
km/h
10
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
19
km/h
15
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction E 17km/h
E
E 13km/h
E
E 7km/h
E
E 11km/h
E
ENE 8km/h
ENE
E 9km/h
E
E 9km/h
E
E 10km/h
E
SE 10km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
SE 15km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 15km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 76% 67% 74% 61% 77% 62% 75% 61% 78% 65% 81% 66% 80% 65%
Dew Point 15°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 18°C 19°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
06:00 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:14 EST
moon
rise
Mon 05:41 EST
set
Mon 17:19 EST
moon
Tue
Aug 22
moon
Tue
Aug 29
moon
Wed
Sep 6
moon
Wed
Sep 13

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Aug 20
8.4°C 21°C 0.0mm
Sat
Aug 19
15.4°C 25°C 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 18
14.1°C 28.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 17
13.6°C 28.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Aug 16
13.2°C 28.0°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1341.9mm
102.3 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1795.4mm
102 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
1281.8mm
90 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
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.4°C
20th
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
13.1°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
11.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.5°C
18th
Highest On Record
32.1°C
14th 2009
Average This Month
26.3°C
+2.6°C
Long-term Average
23.7°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.2mm
7th
Total This Month
2.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
34.1mm
6.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
230.0mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2008
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Weather News

Low thundering across South Australia

13:54 EST

A powerful low pressure system is slowly tracking east across the Bight, helping produce rain and storms across SA.

Frosty Morning for Eastern Australia

11:03 EST

Widespread frost and record breaking cold has impacted much of the east.

Coalcliff: Teenagers snapchat video of fire while searching burning home for survivors

15:14 EST

Three houses have burnt down after a house fire spread to two neighbouring homes, fanned by strong winds on Lawrence Hargrave Drive in Coalcliff, 25 kilometres north of Wollongong, last night.