Mackay Weather


Mackay Forecast

Tonight 11°C
Tomorrow 24°C
sunny

Now

13.1°C falling
Updated at 23:10 EST

Central Coast for Tuesday Sunny. The chance of fog inland early this morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 28.
Wednesday The chance of fog in the early morning. Sunny day. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 28.

Currently at Mackay Ap

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Temperature 13.1°C falling
Dew Point 12.3°C falling
Feels Like 12.4°C
Relative Humidity 95%
Wind icon
W 7km/h falling
Wind Gusts 7km/h
Pressure 1020.9hPa falling
Fire Danger 0.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:38 EST
Sunset sunset
17:41 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 14.9°C
Hamilton Island Ap 19.3°C
Proserpine Ap 13.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

12am

Clear
16°C

3am

Mostly clear
13°C

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

9am

Mostly clear
18°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 22:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Torres Strait, Peninsula Coast and Cooktown Coast

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jul 23
Wed
Jul 24
Thu
Jul 25
Fri
Jul 26
Sat
Jul 27
Sun
Jul 28
Mon
Jul 29

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C
Minimum 12°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 11°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 10% 10% 10% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High 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 14
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
13
km/h
15
km/h
Wind Direction S 14km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 12km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 10km/h
S
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
S 12km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 84% 75% 84% 70% 80% 71% 78% 73% 81% 73% 80% 73% 78% 74%
Dew Point 15°C 17°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 14°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 15°C 18°C 14°C 18°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Wednesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:15 EST
sunrise
06:38 EST
sunset
17:41 EST
last light
18:05 EST
moon
set
Wed 11:13 EST
rise
Wed 23:47 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 25
moon
Thu
Aug 1
moon
Thu
Aug 8
moon
Thu
Aug 15

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 23
12.9°C 23°C 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 22
15.4°C 23.8°C 6.2mm
Sun
Jul 21
12.8°C 22.9°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 20
6.3°C 23°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 19
4.8°C 22.0°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1307.8mm
95.6 Day(s)
Total For 2019
873.2mm
73 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
704.6mm
74 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.2mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
4.1°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
34.0°C
Feb 13

Mackay Ap Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.1°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-0.4°C
22nd 1951
Average This Month
12.1°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
11.3°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
24.9°C
13th
Highest On Record
28.5°C
15th 2005
Average This Month
22.7°C
+0.1°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.2mm
22nd
Total This Month
11.0mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.4mm
8.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
266.1mm
1950
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2007
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Weather News

The week ahead for NSW

15:11 EST

A cold front is passing over southern parts of New South Wales, with cold air in its wake and unusually warm air ahead of the system over central and northern areas.

Dry winds elevate the risk of fire in the Top End

13:07 EST

With strong winds and temperatures on the rise, there has been severe fire danger declared for the Darwin and Adelaide River and Northern Fire Protection Area fire forecast areas.

Country towns close to reaching 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought

12:19 EST

Across New South Wales and Queensland's southern downs, country towns are approaching their own 'day zero', as water supplies dry up in the drought.