Mackay Weather


Mackay Forecast

Today 25°C
Tonight 17°C
mostly_sunny

Now

23.8°C rising
Updated at 09:50 EST

Central Coast for Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower this afternoon. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Mackay Ap

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Temperature 23.8°C rising
Dew Point 20.3°C rising
Feels Like 24.4°C
Relative Humidity 81%
Wind icon
SE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 20km/h
Pressure 1018.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 2.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EST
Sunset sunset
17:30 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 23.4°C
Hamilton Island Ap 23.3°C
Proserpine Ap 25.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

12pm

Mostly clear
24°C

3pm

Mostly clear
24°C

6pm

Mostly clear
22°C

9pm

Mostly clear
21°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
May 26
Mon
May 27
Tue
May 28
Wed
May 29
Thu
May 30
Fri
May 31
Sat
Jun 1

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 21°C 23°C
Minimum 17°C 17°C 16°C 15°C 15°C 14°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 30% 20% 5% 30% 50% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index 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 11
km/h
11
km/h
3
km/h
2
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
5
km/h
6
km/h
5
km/h
5
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
21
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 11km/h
SE
SSW 3km/h
SSW
ESE 2km/h
ESE
SSW 12km/h
SSW
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 5km/h
S
ESE 6km/h
ESE
SSW 5km/h
SSW
ESE 5km/h
ESE
S 25km/h
S
SSE 20km/h
SSE
S 21km/h
S
SSE 21km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 86% 79% 85% 75% 71% 64% 79% 73% 78% 68% 60% 56% 68% 68%
Dew Point 18°C 21°C 18°C 21°C 15°C 17°C 16°C 19°C 16°C 18°C 8°C 12°C 10°C 17°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:07 EST
sunrise
06:30 EST
sunset
17:30 EST
last light
17:53 EST
moon
set
Sun 12:19 EST
rise
Sun 23:55 EST
moon
Mon
May 27
moon
Mon
Jun 3
moon
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Jun 10
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Mon
Jun 17

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
May 26
19°C - 0.0mm
Sat
May 25
17.8°C 25°C 0.0mm
Fri
May 24
17.9°C 25.3°C 0.0mm
Thu
May 23
18.6°C 24.9°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 22
17.5°C 23.9°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1207.2mm
77.1 Day(s)
Total For 2019
862.2mm
71 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
666.0mm
61 Day(s)
Wettest Day
72.2mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
8.9°C
May 12
Highest Temperature
34.0°C
Feb 13

Mackay Ap Almanac

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May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
8.9°C
12th
Lowest On Record
3.8°C
23rd 1953
Average This Month
18.0°C
+2.3°C
Long-term Average
15.7°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
27.9°C
1st
Highest On Record
31.4°C
27th 2016
Average This Month
25.8°C
+0.5°C
Long-term Average
25.3°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
3.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
3.8mm
4 Day(s)
Long-term Average
92.4mm
12.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
537.3mm
1955
Driest On Record
14.2mm
2004
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Weather News

Chilly mornings on the horizon for Brisbane

15:55 EST

The mercury is forecast drop into single figures by Friday morning in Queensland's capital, as cold and very dry air migrates across the region from the southwest.

The first cold front has arrived for SA

12:14 EST

The first in a series of gusty cold fronts has commenced crossing southeastern Australia, bringing the strongest wind gusts in over 2 years to parts of the Yorke Peninsula.

Wintry week ahead for southeastern Australia

13:59 EST

A procession of cold fronts will cause snow, hail, thunderstorms, rain and damaging winds in parts of southeastern Australia during the next several days.