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Mackay Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 13°C
mostly_sunny

Now

19.0°C rising
Updated at 17:40 EST

Central Coast for Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost inland early this morning. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

Currently at Mackay

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Temperature 19.0°C rising
Dew Point 15.3°C steady
Feels Like 17.5°C
Relative Humidity 79%
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SSE 16km/h rising
Wind Gusts 24km/h
Pressure 1019.3hPa rising
Fire Danger 2.3
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:39 EST
Sunset sunset
17:40 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 19.0°C
Hamilton Island Ap 19.2°C
Proserpine Ap 18.9°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Mostly clear
18°C

3am

Mostly clear
15°C

6am

Slight chance shower
13°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Weatherpulse

Mackay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Jul 20
Sun
Jul 21
Mon
Jul 22
Tue
Jul 23
Wed
Jul 24
Thu
Jul 25
Fri
Jul 26

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C
Minimum 8°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 13°C 11°C 11°C
Chance of Rain 40% 40% 50% 40% 10% 20% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index High High High High Moderate
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
16
km/h
15
km/h
13
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
11
km/h
13
km/h
13
km/h
16
km/h
Wind Direction S 14km/h
S
SSE 16km/h
SSE
S 15km/h
S
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SSE 12km/h
SSE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 14km/h
S
SE 15km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
S 11km/h
S
SE 13km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 16km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 73% 73% 85% 81% 88% 80% 85% 78% 83% 75% 75% 68% 74% 68%
Dew Point 11°C 18°C 15°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 16°C 20°C 16°C 19°C 13°C 16°C 13°C 16°C

Mackay Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:15 EST
sunrise
06:39 EST
sunset
17:40 EST
last light
18:04 EST
moon
rise
Sat 20:31 EST
set
Sun 09:29 EST
moon
Thu
Jul 25
moon
Thu
Aug 1
moon
Thu
Aug 8
moon
Thu
Aug 15

Mackay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jul 20
9.6°C 21°C 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 19
8.1°C 20.5°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 18
9.5°C 20.1°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 17
8.5°C 20°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 16
10.1°C 18.7°C 0.0mm

Mackay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1245.1mm
98.5 Day(s)
Total For 2019
1040.6mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
652.6mm
97 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
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.6°C
15th
Lowest On Record
3.8°C
19th 1965
Average This Month
13.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
13.0°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.5°C
10th
Highest On Record
29.7°C
14th 1995
Average This Month
21.3°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
21.3°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
59.4mm
6th
Total This Month
87.4mm
7 Day(s)
Long-term Average
41.0mm
10.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
269.2mm
1988
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2007
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23:57 EST

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19:31 EST

It is November 2017 — you just had some good rain, the paddocks have a hint of green about them, there is water in the dam, you are doing okay.