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Te Kowai Forecast

Today 29°C
Tonight 24°C
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Now

26.5°C rising
Updated at 12:20 EST

Central Coast for Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. The chance of a thunderstorm. Very destructive wind gusts exceeding 170 km/h expected due to Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Daytime maximum temperatures in the mid to high 20s.

Currently at Ooralea Racecourse

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.5°C rising
Dew Point 25.8°C rising
Feels Like 29.8°C
Relative Humidity 96%
Wind icon
E 53km/h rising
Wind Gusts 67km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.9
Rain since 9am/last hr - / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:10 EST
Sunset sunset
18:08 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 26.4°C
Mackay 25.5°C
Hamilton Island Ap -
Proserpine Ap 24.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

3pm

Heavy shower. Windy
28°C

6pm

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
28°C

9pm

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
28°C

12am

Shower. Chance storm. Windy
27°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 12:17 EST
Coastal Strong Wind/Gale Warning

Qld - Tue 11:58 EST
Cyclone Warning Lucinda to St Lawrence, inc Townsville, Mackay, Whitsundays, & inland to Charters Towers, Mt Coolon, Moranbah & Pentland

Qld - Tue 10:17 EST
Moderate Flood Warning for the Pioneer River

Qld - Tue 08:49 EST
Moderate Flood Warning for the Don River and Flood Warning for the Proserpine River

National Forecast

Te Kowai 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Mar 28
Wed
Mar 29
Thu
Mar 30
Fri
Mar 31
Sat
Apr 1
Sun
Apr 2
Mon
Apr 3

Windy with rain

Wind and showers easing

Rain

Possible shower

Possible shower

Clearing shower

Possible shower
Maximum 29°C 30°C 34°C 32°C 30°C 30°C 30°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 25°C 23°C 20°C 22°C 23°C
Chance of Rain 90% 90% 90% 60% 70% 80% 90%
Rain Amount > 80mm 40-80mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme Very High
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 49
km/h
42
km/h
32
km/h
28
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
10
km/h
9
km/h
13
km/h
14
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 49km/h
ESE
ENE 42km/h
ENE
NE 32km/h
NE
NE 28km/h
NE
N 28km/h
N
NNW 22km/h
NNW
SW 13km/h
SW
SSW 7km/h
SSW
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SE 9km/h
SE
S 13km/h
S
SE 14km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 94% 95% 91% 89% 87% 72% 74% 63% 72% 66% 75% 71% 77% 73%
Dew Point 26°C 27°C 25°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 22°C 24°C 19°C 23°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 24°C

Te Kowai Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise First quarter Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:47 EST
sunrise
06:10 EST
sunset
18:08 EST
last light
18:30 EST
moon
set
Tue 18:22 EST
rise
Wed 06:59 EST
moon
Tue
Apr 4
moon
Tue
Apr 11
moon
Wed
Apr 19
moon
Wed
Apr 26

Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Mar 28
24°C - 109mm
Mon
Mar 27
23.9°C 28°C 51.4mm
Sun
Mar 26
24.7°C 29.6°C 0.2mm
Sat
Mar 25
24.5°C 30.7°C 1.6mm
Fri
Mar 24
23.3°C 30.5°C 133.4mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Mar
941.5mm
51.0 Day(s)
Total For 2017
1223.8mm
54 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
23.4°C
+1.5°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
30.9°C
+1.7°C
Long-term Average
29.2°C
March Rainfall
Wettest This Month
133.4mm
24th
Total This Month
483.2mm
19 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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12:55 EDT

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12:46 EDT

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