Mackay Weather


Mackay Forecast

Tonight 19°C
Tomorrow 30°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.0°C rising
Updated at 18:10 EST

Central Coast for Wednesday Mostly clear. High chance of showers near the coast, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm, possibly severe. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon, possibly severe. Light winds becoming N/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 21 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 35.

Currently at Mackay Airport

24-hour graph
Temperature 23.0°C rising
Dew Point 19.6°C steady
Feels Like 22.2°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
ENE 22km/h steady
Wind Gusts 26km/h
Pressure 1012.3hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.8
Rain since 9am/last hr 22.6mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
05:29 EST
Sunset sunset
18:08 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 21.7°C
Hamilton Island 22.3°C
Proserpine 21.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Chance shower or storm
23°C

12am

Shower. Chance storm
22°C

3am

Slight chance shower
20°C

6am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Wed 17:03 EST
Severe Storm Warning (Destructive Winds, Giant Hail & Rain) Wide Bay & Burnett, SE Cst & C Cst & Whitsundays & Darling Downs & Granite Belt

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:05 EST
sunrise
05:28 EST
sunset
18:08 EST
last light
18:31 EST
moon
set
Thu 05:46 EST
rise
Thu 18:41 EST
moon
Fri
Oct 29
moon
Fri
Nov 5
moon
Thu
Nov 11
moon
Fri
Nov 19

Mackay Airport Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Oct 20
17.1°C 33.7°C 1.2mm
Tue
Oct 19
18.7°C 31.4°C 0.0mm
Mon
Oct 18
21.2°C 33.5°C 2.4mm
Sun
Oct 17
14.7°C 32.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Oct 16
16.4°C 31.1°C 0.2mm

Mackay Airport Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1323.1mm
113.4 Day(s)
Total For 2021
1001.6mm
126 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2020
1212.2mm
130 Day(s)
Wettest Day
73.0mm
Jan 11
Lowest Temperature
4.3°C
Aug 6
Highest Temperature
35.0°C
Feb 8

Mackay Airport Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.7°C
17th
Lowest On Record
9.5°C
13th 1952
Average This Month
18.4°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
18.3°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.2°C
13th
Highest On Record
38.5°C
11th 1955
Average This Month
30.7°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
28.4°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.6mm
2nd
Total This Month
13.8mm
5 Day(s)
Long-term Average
34.4mm
6.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
201.4mm
1954
Driest On Record
0.4mm
1999
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16:38 EDT

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