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Mackay Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 25°C
possible_shower

Now

30.6°C falling
Updated at 16:20 EST

Central Coast for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south, increasing to a high (70%) chance this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south later tonight. Winds E 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Mackay Ap

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Temperature 30.6°C falling
Dew Point 24.0°C steady
Feels Like 36.0°C
Relative Humidity 68%
Wind icon
E 24km/h falling
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1009.9hPa steady
Fire Danger 5.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:39 EST
Sunset sunset
18:50 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 29.6°C
Hamilton Island Ap 29.0°C
Proserpine Ap 29.7°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly cloudy
30°C

9pm

Mostly clear
28°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
27°C

3am

Slight chance storm
26°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Jan 22
Mon
Jan 23
Tue
Jan 24
Wed
Jan 25
Thu
Jan 26
Fri
Jan 27
Sat
Jan 28

Possible shower

Possible thunderstorm

Clearing shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Mostly sunny

Possible shower
Maximum 33°C 30°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C
Minimum 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 70% 80% 70% 70% 70% 60% 70%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm 1-5mm
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 6
km/h
15
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14
km/h
19
km/h
20
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19
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18
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19
km/h
18
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18
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18
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20
km/h
18
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19
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Wind Direction ENE 6km/h
ENE
E 15km/h
E
SE 14km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 19km/h
SE
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
ESE 19km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 77% 72% 79% 79% 73% 69% 79% 71% 77% 72% 75% 68% 75% 71%
Dew Point 27°C 27°C 24°C 26°C 23°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°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
05:15 EST
sunrise
05:39 EST
sunset
18:50 EST
last light
19:14 EST
moon
rise
Mon 01:36 EST
set
Mon 14:50 EST
moon
Sat
Jan 28
moon
Sat
Feb 4
moon
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Sun
Feb 19

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jan 22
21.9°C 32°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jan 21
20.4°C 33.1°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jan 20
21.8°C 31.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jan 19
22.6°C 33.9°C 0.6mm
Wed
Jan 18
23.4°C 30.8°C 1.4mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
314.8mm
16.4 Day(s)
Total For 2017
457.0mm
15 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
201.0mm
9 Day(s)
Wettest Day
233.2mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
20.4°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
33.9°C
Jan 19

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
20.4°C
21st
Lowest On Record
16.5°C
2nd 2005
Average This Month
23.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.9°C
19th
Highest On Record
36.9°C
28th 2013
Average This Month
30.9°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
233.2mm
4th
Total This Month
457.0mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
314.8mm
16.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1193.9mm
1951
Driest On Record
56.4mm
2003
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Weather News

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11:19 EDT

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Darwin not quite that wet (yet)

11:13 EDT

Following a good start to January 2017 rainfall, when 125mm fell during the first 48 hours of the year, conditions have been relatively dry for the Northern Territory capital.

Steamy night in Brisbane

14:29 EDT

In the early hours of the morning, Brisbane had its warmest minimum temperature since at least 1999, when the mercury halted its descent at 28 degrees just after 3am.