South Mackay Weather


Mackay Forecast

Today 23°C
Tonight 13°C
mostly_sunny

Now

21.6°C rising
Updated at 12:50 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 Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 21.6°C rising
Dew Point 14.5°C rising
Feels Like 18.0°C
Relative Humidity 64%
Wind icon
SE 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 31km/h
Pressure 1019.6hPa falling
Fire Danger 5.2
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 20.5°C
Hamilton Island Ap 20.0°C
Proserpine Ap 22.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3pm

Mostly clear
23°C

6pm

Mostly clear
20°C

9pm

Mostly clear
19°C

12am

Mostly clear
17°C

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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

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly 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 12°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
14
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
12
km/h
14
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction S 14km/h
S
SE 16km/h
SE
SSE 15km/h
SSE
SE 13km/h
SE
S 12km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
S 14km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
S 12km/h
S
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 73% 74% 85% 80% 88% 82% 86% 79% 83% 75% 76% 67% 78% 71%
Dew Point 10°C 18°C 15°C 19°C 16°C 19°C 16°C 20°C 16°C 19°C 13°C 16°C 15°C 17°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
06:16 EST
sunrise
06:39 EST
sunset
17:40 EST
last light
18:03 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 Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Jul 20
6°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Jul 19
4.8°C 22°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jul 18
5.8°C 21.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jul 17
5°C 21.6°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jul 16
5.6°C 20°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1307.8mm
95.6 Day(s)
Total For 2019
867.0mm
72 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

full climatology
July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.1°C
15th
Lowest On Record
-0.4°C
22nd 1951
Average This Month
11.9°C
+0.6°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
22.6°C
+0.0°C
Long-term Average
22.6°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.8mm
11th
Total This Month
4.8mm
1 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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12:42 EST

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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.