Fairfax Media Network

Marine Weather

Step 1.  Select a state     Step 2. Select a district

Central Coast Marine Weather Overview

Great Barrier Reef Capricornia Tropical Waters Central Coast
Central Coast
1.5m
ENE
Swell height  Swell height warning  Districts with warnings Wind Icon  3pm forecast wind

Tides

Tides for Bowen

Tides for Mackay

forecast winds

Tuesday: SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: SE 15/20 kts
Thursday: SE 10/15 kts
Friday: E/SE 10/15 kts

forecast

Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore by early evening. Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: Easterly 10/15 knots tending southeasterly 15/20 knots before dawn. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore around midday. Swell: Northeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Thursday: Southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres offshore north of Hamilton Island. Swell: Below 0.5 metres. Outlook Friday: East to southeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: North to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Tue 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, ENE

most recent warnings

There are no warnings current.

View all current warnings

Mackay Forecast Graphs

7-day Wave Graph

Tides Graph

Sun & Moon Times

First light Sunrise Sunset Last light moon rise moon set Moon phase first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
06:14 EST
sunrise
06:37 EST
sunset
17:42 EST
last light
18:06 EST
rise
08:41 EST
set
20:36 EST
moon
moon
Jul 31
moon
Aug 8
moon
Aug 15
moon
Aug 22
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Taxpayer-purchased water intended for rivers harvested by irrigators

18:09 EST

Billions of litres of water purchased by taxpayers to save Australia's inland rivers are instead being harvested by some irrigators to boost cotton-growing operations, in a policy failure that threatens to undermine the $13 billion Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Windy night ahead for NSW, Vic

18:04 EST

It's going to be a blustery night in parts of eastern NSW, Victoria and Tasmania with damaging gusts possible in some areas into tomorrow morning.

Murray-Darling Basin: Angry communities call for inquiry after Four Corners pumping revelations

15:39 EST

Broken Hill's Mayor has joined other angry community leaders in calling for an inquiry into the operation of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.