Mackay Weather


Mackay Forecast

This morning 17°C
Today 28°C
mostly_sunny

Now

24.1°C falling
Updated at 07:10 EST

Central Coast for Monday The chance of fog patches early this morning. Sunny afternoon. Winds NE 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 28 to 34.

Currently at Mackay Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 24.1°C falling
Dew Point 19.4°C falling
Feels Like 25.4°C
Relative Humidity 75%
Wind icon
NE 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1018.0hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
05:34 EST
Sunset sunset
18:05 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 24.2°C
Hamilton Island Ap 24.5°C
Proserpine Ap 21.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9am

Mostly clear
24°C

12pm

Mostly clear
27°C

3pm

Clear
27°C

6pm

Clear
23°C

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Oct 14
Tue
Oct 15
Wed
Oct 16
Thu
Oct 17
Fri
Oct 18
Sat
Oct 19
Sun
Oct 20

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 17°C 17°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 30% 40% 40% 40% 20%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 12
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
21
km/h
19
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
Wind Direction ENE 12km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
N 16km/h
N
NNE 16km/h
NNE
N 18km/h
N
NNE 21km/h
NNE
NNE 19km/h
NNE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
N 9km/h
N
NE 13km/h
NE
NNE 8km/h
NNE
NE 12km/h
NE
NE 6km/h
NE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 69% 63% 66% 64% 70% 69% 72% 68% 73% 70% 71% 69% 73% 67%
Dew Point 18°C 20°C 18°C 21°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 22°C 21°C 23°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 22°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:11 EST
sunrise
05:34 EST
sunset
18:05 EST
last light
18:28 EST
moon
rise
Mon 18:26 EST
set
Tue 06:25 EST
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Oct 13
17.6°C 30°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 12
17.6°C 30.1°C 9.8mm
Fri
Oct 11
20.9°C 25.9°C 5.8mm
Thu
Oct 10
19.2°C 28.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 9
14.9°C 29.2°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1403.2mm
113.6 Day(s)
Total For 2019
895.6mm
86 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
754.0mm
86 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.2mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
3.8°C
Aug 12
Highest Temperature
34.0°C
Feb 13

Mackay Ap Almanac

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October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.9°C
5th
Lowest On Record
9.5°C
13th 1952
Average This Month
17.0°C
-1.1°C
Long-term Average
18.1°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.0°C
8th
Highest On Record
38.5°C
11th 1955
Average This Month
28.4°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
28.3°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.8mm
12th
Total This Month
16.4mm
3 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.2mm
5.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
201.4mm
1954
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1999
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Array of weather for South Australia today

16:23 EDT

A large inland trough combined with a low-pressure system currently residing over the Great Australia Bight is resulting in a large array of weather today in South Australia.  An inland trough which has been moving east across the country over the past few days and is now situated just above Oodnadatta, stretching down to the coast around Adelaide.