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Te Kowai Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 31°C
possible_shower

Now

27.0°C rising
Updated at 04:50 EST

Central Coast for Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower along the coastal fringe, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h.

Currently at Mackay Ap

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Temperature 27.0°C rising
Dew Point 22.6°C rising
Feels Like 29.5°C
Relative Humidity 77%
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ESE 18km/h rising
Wind Gusts 22km/h
Pressure 1010.2hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

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Sunrise sunrise
05:59 EST
Sunset sunset
18:34 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay 27.3°C
Hamilton Island Ap 26.9°C
Proserpine Ap 23.6°C

Next 12 hours in Mackay

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly clear
25°C

9am

Mostly clear
29°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

3pm

Mostly clear
30°C

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National Forecast

Te Kowai 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Feb 26
Mon
Feb 27
Tue
Feb 28
Wed
Mar 1
Thu
Mar 2
Fri
Mar 3
Sat
Mar 4

Possible shower

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Possible shower

Possible shower

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Maximum 31°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 32°C 31°C 31°C
Minimum 24°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 60% 60% 70% 80% 80% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 10-20mm 5-10mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme 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 19
km/h
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19
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22
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Wind Direction SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SE 19km/h
SE
ESE 22km/h
ESE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 12km/h
SE
ESE 13km/h
ESE
Relative Humidity 65% 57% 72% 64% 70% 61% 74% 64% 76% 68% 77% 72% 75% 73%
Dew Point 22°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 24°C 23°C 25°C 24°C 25°C 24°C 25°C

Te Kowai Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:36 EST
sunrise
05:59 EST
sunset
18:34 EST
last light
18:56 EST
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Sun 05:19 EST
set
Sun 18:18 EST
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Mackay Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Feb 25
23.9°C 31°C 10.8mm
Fri
Feb 24
23.9°C 31.0°C 0.2mm
Thu
Feb 23
24.9°C 31.3°C 2.8mm
Wed
Feb 22
24.5°C 31.3°C 0.8mm
Tue
Feb 21
22.7°C 31.6°C 0.2mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Feb
688.9mm
34.2 Day(s)
Total For 2017
736.2mm
33 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2016
483.8mm
26 Day(s)
Wettest Day
233.2mm
Jan 4
Lowest Temperature
20.4°C
Jan 21
Highest Temperature
35.1°C
Feb 13

Mackay Ap Almanac

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February Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
21.8°C
18th
Lowest On Record
18.0°C
16th 1996
Average This Month
24.2°C
+1.0°C
Long-term Average
23.2°C
February Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
35.1°C
13th
Highest On Record
37.3°C
23rd 1956
Average This Month
31.6°C
+1.6°C
Long-term Average
30.0°C
February Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.2mm
16th
Total This Month
128.8mm
13 Day(s)
Long-term Average
374.1mm
17.8 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
1287.8mm
1958
Driest On Record
65.2mm
1998
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15:19 EDT

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Thunderstorms light up the Sydney night sky

13:18 EDT

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Flood-affected WA farmers plead for faster relief funding

20:49 EDT

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