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Te Kowai Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 30°C
showers

Now

25.3°C falling
Updated at 02:10 EST

Central Coast for Friday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers near the coast, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms. Winds SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers near the coast, high (70%) chance elsewhere. The chance of thunderstorms along the coastal fringe in the early morning. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 40 km/h in the late evening.

Currently at Ooralea Racecourse

24-hour graph
Temperature 25.3°C falling
Dew Point 23.7°C rising
Feels Like 26.3°C
Relative Humidity 91%
Wind icon
S 11km/h falling
Wind Gusts 15km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.6
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:09 EST
Sunset sunset
18:11 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 25.3°C
Mackay 27.3°C
Hamilton Island Ap 27.3°C
Proserpine Ap 24.8°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3am

Chance shower
26°C

6am

Chance shower
24°C

9am

Chance shower
28°C

12pm

Chance shower. Windy
30°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Sat 00:02 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the Following Areas: Townsville Coast and Mackay Coast Cancellation for the Following Area: Cairns Coast

Qld - Fri 22:47 EST
Tropical Cyclone Watch from Cape Tribulation to St Lawrence including Cairns, Townsville, Mackay and the Whitsunday Is

National Forecast

Te Kowai 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Mar 25
Sun
Mar 26
Mon
Mar 27
Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31

Showers

Windy with showers

Windy with showers

Possible thunderstorm

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 30°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 31°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 10-20mm 20-40mm 40-80mm > 80mm 20-40mm 10-20mm 20-40mm
UV Index Very High Very High Extreme Very High 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 27
km/h
31
km/h
29
km/h
30
km/h
29
km/h
27
km/h
21
km/h
18
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
15
km/h
12
km/h
11
km/h
Wind Direction SE 27km/h
SE
SE 31km/h
SE
SE 29km/h
SE
SE 30km/h
SE
ESE 29km/h
ESE
ESE 27km/h
ESE
E 21km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
ENE 17km/h
ENE
ENE 18km/h
ENE
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 15km/h
NE
ENE 12km/h
ENE
E 11km/h
E
Relative Humidity 81% 75% 88% 87% 89% 89% 89% 86% 87% 84% 82% 78% 83% 81%
Dew Point 24°C 25°C 25°C 27°C 25°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 25°C 27°C

Te Kowai Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:46 EST
sunrise
06:09 EST
sunset
18:11 EST
last light
18:33 EST
moon
rise
Sat 03:04 EST
set
Sat 16:09 EST
moon
Tue
Mar 28
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Fri
Mar 24
23.3°C 31°C 133.4mm
Thu
Mar 23
24.5°C 26.0°C 35.6mm
Wed
Mar 22
23.6°C 30.0°C 26.6mm
Tue
Mar 21
23.2°C 29.5°C 53.6mm
Mon
Mar 20
24.0°C 30.8°C 3.4mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
941.5mm
51.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1061.6mm
50 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
942.6mm
42 Day(s)
Wettest Day
233.2mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
18.7°C
Mar 10
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Feb 13

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
March Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
18.7°C
10th
Lowest On Record
14.2°C
31st 1953
Average This Month
23.2°C
+1.3°C
Long-term Average
21.9°C
March Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
34.0°C
14th
Highest On Record
34.1°C
23rd 2005
Average This Month
31.1°C
+1.9°C
Long-term Average
29.2°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
133.4mm
24th
Total This Month
321.0mm
15 Day(s)
Long-term Average
252.6mm
16.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
886.7mm
1955
Driest On Record
5.2mm
1997
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14:34 EDT

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