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Te Kowai Forecast

Tonight 16°C
Tomorrow 25°C
thunderstorms

Now

20.4°C falling
Updated at 18:20 EST

Central Coast for Thursday Cloudy. Medium chance of light showers along the coastal fringe, slight chance elsewhere. Winds SE 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm inland in the afternoon and evening. Winds SE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Currently at Ooralea Racecourse

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.4°C falling
Dew Point 17.8°C steady
Feels Like 20.4°C
Relative Humidity 85%
Wind icon
SSE 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 1.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:30 EST
Sunset sunset
17:30 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 20.5°C
Mackay 20.5°C
Hamilton Island Ap 21.4°C
Proserpine Ap 20.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

9pm

Shower
21°C

12am

Mostly cloudy
20°C

3am

Slight chance shower
19°C

6am

Slight chance shower
17°C

Central Coast Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Te Kowai 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29
Wed
May 30

Possible shower

Thunder-
storms

Showers increasing

Possible shower

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny
Maximum 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C
Minimum 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 14°C
Chance of Rain 70% 70% 70% 60% 50% 30% 10%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Moderate Moderate Moderate Moderate 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 15
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
24
km/h
26
km/h
23
km/h
23
km/h
19
km/h
19
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
14
km/h
14
km/h
Wind Direction SE 15km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 24km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SE 23km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 19km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 18km/h
SE
SSE 14km/h
SSE
SE 14km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 78% 73% 83% 75% 79% 73% 81% 75% 81% 75% 83% 74% 72% 63%
Dew Point 18°C 19°C 18°C 19°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 17°C 20°C 17°C 20°C 16°C 18°C

Te Kowai Sun & Moon Times

Friday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:07 EST
sunrise
06:30 EST
sunset
17:30 EST
last light
17:54 EST
moon
set
Fri 02:17 EST
rise
Fri 14:44 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Ooralea Racecourse Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
May 24
12.3°C 24°C 0.0mm
Wed
May 23
7.4°C 24.7°C 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
- 24.5°C -
Mon
May 21
11.8°C - 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
15.9°C 25.7°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
1207.2mm
77.1 Day(s)
Total For 2018
664.0mm
59 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1772.6mm
83 Day(s)
Wettest Day
64.2mm
Feb 4
Lowest Temperature
7.0°C
May 22
Highest Temperature
36.3°C
Jan 3

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.0°C
22nd
Lowest On Record
3.8°C
23rd 1953
Average This Month
15.5°C
-0.2°C
Long-term Average
15.7°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
11th
Highest On Record
31.4°C
27th 2016
Average This Month
26.2°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
25.3°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
4.2mm
3rd
Total This Month
7.4mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
92.4mm
12.1 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
537.3mm
1955
Driest On Record
14.2mm
2004
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Weather News

Wild night in the west

16:47 EST

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Severe weather warning issued as destructive cold front approaches southern WA

16:25 EST

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Sydney's dry spell continues

14:12 EST

Sydney just had one of its driest June to May periods on record.