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Mackay Forecast

Today 30°C
Tonight 19°C
mostly_sunny

Now

28.6°C steady
Updated at 15:00 EST

Central Coast for Saturday Hot and sunny. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 37.

Currently at Mackay

24-hour graph
Temperature 28.6°C steady
Dew Point 20.9°C steady
Feels Like 29.1°C
Relative Humidity 63%
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NNE 18km/h falling
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1013.5hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
05:29 EST
Sunset sunset
18:07 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 28.7°C
Hamilton Island Ap 28.2°C
Proserpine Ap 32.8°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

6pm

Clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
23°C

12am

Mostly clear
22°C

3am

Mostly clear
20°C

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Weatherpulse

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Oct 19
Sun
Oct 20
Mon
Oct 21
Tue
Oct 22
Wed
Oct 23
Thu
Oct 24
Fri
Oct 25

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny
Maximum 30°C 31°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 27°C 28°C
Minimum 20°C 19°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 18°C 17°C
Chance of Rain 10% 60% 50% 40% 60% 60% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 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 16
km/h
21
km/h
6
km/h
13
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
27
km/h
26
km/h
21
km/h
20
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNE 21km/h
NNE
ENE 6km/h
ENE
ENE 13km/h
ENE
SE 21km/h
SE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 28km/h
SE
SE 27km/h
SE
ESE 26km/h
ESE
SE 21km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SE 14km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 69% 67% 68% 66% 70% 64% 62% 58% 62% 60% 63% 58% 66% 64%
Dew Point 20°C 22°C 20°C 23°C 20°C 19°C 16°C 18°C 17°C 18°C 16°C 17°C 17°C 20°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
05:07 EST
sunrise
05:29 EST
sunset
18:07 EST
last light
18:30 EST
moon
rise
Sat 22:55 EST
set
Sun 10:04 EST
moon
Mon
Oct 21
moon
Mon
Oct 28
moon
Mon
Nov 4
moon
Wed
Nov 13

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Oct 19
23.7°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Oct 18
23.4°C 32.8°C 0.0mm
Thu
Oct 17
23.1°C 31.3°C 0.0mm
Wed
Oct 16
21.8°C 31.2°C 0.0mm
Tue
Oct 15
22.6°C 30.5°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Oct
1333.0mm
119.4 Day(s)
Total For 2019
1063.2mm
128 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
689.4mm
109 Day(s)
Wettest Day
89.8mm
Apr 25
Lowest Temperature
7.6°C
Jul 15
Highest Temperature
33.4°C
Feb 13

Mackay Almanac

full climatology
October Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.6°C
5th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
18th 1982
Average This Month
19.9°C
+0.2°C
Long-term Average
19.7°C
October Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
32.8°C
18th
Highest On Record
35.4°C
30th 2003
Average This Month
28.9°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
27.6°C
October Rainfall
Wettest This Month
6.6mm
4th
Total This Month
14.2mm
6 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.1mm
6.6 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
152.4mm
1985
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1972
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Weather News

Cold start to the weekend for NSW

12:25 EDT

Large swathes of NSW awoke to a frigid morning on Saturday with temperatures dropping three-to-six degrees below average.

Irrigators slam Murray-Darling Basin Authority for releasing satellite images

11:44 EDT

Irrigators have slammed the Murray-Darling Basin Authority for releasing images of farm dams filled with water in drought-affected parts of the state, likening the move to the controversial "Aussie Farms" activist website.

Satellite images question how private dams filled during Murray-Darling pumping embargo

21:00 EDT

A number of farmers will be investigated after satellite imaging showed their dams, in drought-ravaged parts of New South Wales, were filled during a pumping embargo in parts of the Murray-Darling Basin.