Mackay Harbour Weather


Mackay Forecast

This morning 22°C
Today 33°C
mostly_sunny

Now

26.2°C steady
Updated at 03:00 EST

Central Coast for Friday Hot. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers and thunderstorms inland in the late morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 19 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 30s.
Saturday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming N 15 to 25 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 33 to 38.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.2°C steady
Dew Point 22.7°C steady
Feels Like 28.4°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
NNW 14km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1010.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.6
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Fri

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Sunrise sunrise
05:13 EST
Sunset sunset
18:35 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 25.6°C
Hamilton Island Ap 26.2°C
Proserpine Ap 23.4°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
22°C

9am

Mostly clear
30°C

12pm

Mostly clear
33°C

3pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Weatherpulse

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Dec 6
Sat
Dec 7
Sun
Dec 8
Mon
Dec 9
Tue
Dec 10
Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 33°C 33°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 33°C
Minimum 22°C 21°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 20% 5% 5% 40% 30% 5% 5%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
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 17
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
17
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
18
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
11
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction N 17km/h
N
N 22km/h
N
NNE 18km/h
NNE
NE 20km/h
NE
NE 10km/h
NE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
E 17km/h
E
ESE 21km/h
ESE
ESE 20km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 12km/h
E
E 15km/h
E
ENE 11km/h
ENE
ENE 14km/h
ENE
Relative Humidity 61% 61% 58% 55% 54% 53% 55% 54% 56% 56% 58% 57% 57% 56%
Dew Point 22°C 23°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 20°C 22°C 20°C 22°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
04:49 EST
sunrise
05:13 EST
sunset
18:35 EST
last light
18:59 EST
moon
rise
Fri 13:22 EST
set
Sat 01:48 EST
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 5
25.8°C 34°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 4
23.0°C 35.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 3
22.3°C 36.3°C 0.0mm
Mon
Dec 2
24.1°C 34.6°C 0.0mm
Sun
Dec 1
21.0°C 33.1°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
1609.2mm
140.0 Day(s)
Total For 2019
1068.0mm
132 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
774.0mm
121 Day(s)
Wettest Day
89.8mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
7.6°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
36.3°C
Dec 3

Mackay Almanac

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December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.0°C
1st
Lowest On Record
15.3°C
11th 1964
Average This Month
23.2°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
23.0°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
36.3°C
3rd
Highest On Record
39.4°C
16th 1964
Average This Month
34.6°C
+4.4°C
Long-term Average
30.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.0mm
1st
Total This Month
0.0mm
0 Day(s)
Long-term Average
183.7mm
11.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1158.6mm
1990
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2005
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