Mackay Weather


Mackay Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 32°C
mostly_sunny

Now

22.3°C rising
Updated at 00:20 EST

Central Coast for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the N in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm inland. Light winds becoming NE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Currently at Mackay Airport

24-hour graph
Temperature 22.3°C rising
Dew Point 20.8°C falling
Feels Like 24.2°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
W 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure 1006.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:02 EST
Sunset sunset
18:27 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 23.6°C
Hamilton Island 24.4°C
Proserpine 21.7°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
23°C

6am

Clear
22°C

9am

Mostly clear
28°C

12pm

Mostly clear
32°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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There are no warnings current.

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:40 EST
sunrise
06:02 EST
sunset
18:27 EST
last light
18:49 EST
moon
set
Sat 12:44 EST
rise
Sat 23:55 EST
moon
Sat
Mar 13
moon
Mon
Mar 22
moon
Mon
Mar 29
moon
Sun
Apr 4

Mackay Airport Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 5
22.5°C 29.5°C 18.0mm
Thu
Mar 4
24.0°C 29.7°C 0.0mm
Wed
Mar 3
23.7°C 31.3°C 0.2mm
Tue
Mar 2
25.2°C 30.7°C 0.2mm
Mon
Mar 1
25.9°C 29.2°C 0.2mm

Mackay Airport Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
906.4mm
51.3 Day(s)
Total For 2021
445.2mm
48 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2020
699.2mm
39 Day(s)
Wettest Day
73.0mm
Jan 11
Lowest Temperature
18.5°C
Feb 13
Highest Temperature
35.0°C
Feb 8

Mackay Airport Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
22.5°C
5th
Lowest On Record
14.2°C
31st 1953
Average This Month
24.3°C
+2.2°C
Long-term Average
22.1°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
31.3°C
3rd
Highest On Record
34.1°C
23rd 2005
Average This Month
30.1°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
29.3°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
18.0mm
5th
Total This Month
18.6mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
262.3mm
17.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
886.7mm
1955
Driest On Record
5.2mm
1997
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Weather News

Tropical Cyclone Niran gaining strength over Coral Sea

12:25 EDT

Severe Tropical Cyclone Niran is deepening as it barrels across the Coral Sea towards New Caledonia, where it's likely to cause severe weather this weekend.

Tsunami warnings issued following earthquakes near New Zealand

07:57 EDT

A tsunami warning has been issued for parts of New Zealand and waters around Norfolk Island this morning following a powerful earthquake.

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