Current Tropical Cyclones

There is 1 active system. For more information, click the name of a system below, or click a marked weather system on the map.

Tropical Cyclone Ferdinand

Find out how to prepare for a Cyclone in the Whitsundays. See our Emergency Guide.

For more details of current cyclones, visit the Australian Bureau of Meteorology Cyclone Page.

Latest Whitsunday Weather

Airlie Beach / Whitsundays

Currently

Temp. 27°C feels like 31°C

Humidity 90%

Rain since 9am 1.2 mm

Wind 11 km/h W 6 knots

Last measured at 6:10am from
Hamilton Island Airport

For the Rest of Today

Chance of Rain 20%

Partly cloudy. Partly cloudy.

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Proserpine

Currently

Temp. 24°C feels like 27°C

Humidity 95%

Rain since 9am 0.2 mm

Wind 13 km/h N 7 knots

Last measured at 6:10am from
Proserpine Airport

For the Rest of Today

Chance of Rain 40%

Possible shower or storm. Possible shower or storm.

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Bowen

Currently

Temp. 24°C feels like 28°C

Humidity 97%

Rain since 9am 0.6 mm

Wind 11 km/h SW 6 knots

Last measured at 6:10am from
Bowen Airport Aws

For the Rest of Today

Chance of Rain 40%

Possible shower or storm. Possible shower or storm.

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Mackay

Currently

Temp. 24°C feels like 29°C

Humidity 88%

Rain since 9am 14.0 mm

Wind 0 km/h CALM 0 knots

Last measured at 6:10am from
Mackay Aero

For the Rest of Today

Chance of Rain 40%

Possible shower or storm. Possible shower or storm.

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Marine Forecast

Mackay Coast: Bowen to St Lawrence

For the Rest of Today

Wind Variable about 10 knots becoming southerly 10 to 15 knots during the morning. Winds then tending southeasterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon.

Seas Below 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the afternoon.

Swell East to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Weather 30% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Mostly sunny afternoon.

Saturday, 29th Feb

Wind Southeasterly 15 to 25 knots.

Seas 1 to 1.5 metres, increasing to 1 to 2 metres during the morning.

Swell Below 0.5 metres.

Weather Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Sunday, 1st Mar

Wind Southeasterly 15 to 20 knots decreasing to about 10 knots during the evening.

Seas 1 to 2 metres, decreasing to 1 metre during the morning.

Swell North to northeasterly below 1 metre.

Weather Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm.

Whitsunday Tides

For Molle Islands, Whitsundays

Independently calculated. Not to be used for navigation. For more tide locations, click one of the forecast regions (Airlie Beach, Bowen, or Mackay)

Fri »
2.34m
12:00 AM
2.46m
1:00 AM
2.42m
2:00 AM
2.22m
3:00 AM
1.96m
4:00 AM
1.73m
5:00 AM
1.57m
6:00 AM
1.50m
7:00 AM
1.57m
8:00 AM
1.77m
9:00 AM
2.03m
10:00 AM
2.26m
11:00 AM
2.44m
12:00 PM
2.52m
1:00 PM
2.46m
2:00 PM
2.24m
3:00 PM
1.92m
4:00 PM
1.61m
5:00 PM
1.37m
6:00 PM
1.22m
7:00 PM
1.19m
8:00 PM
1.33m
9:00 PM
1.57m
10:00 PM
1.85m
11:00 PM
Sat »
2.11m
12:00 AM
2.34m
1:00 AM
2.46m
2:00 AM
2.43m
3:00 AM
2.27m
4:00 AM
2.07m
5:00 AM
1.89m
6:00 AM
1.73m
7:00 AM
1.64m
8:00 AM
1.67m
9:00 AM
1.79m
10:00 AM
1.95m
11:00 AM
2.11m
12:00 PM
2.24m
1:00 PM
2.32m
2:00 PM
2.26m
3:00 PM
2.07m
4:00 PM
1.82m
5:00 PM
1.59m
6:00 PM
1.39m
7:00 PM
1.25m
8:00 PM
1.23m
9:00 PM
1.36m
10:00 PM
1.57m
11:00 PM
Sun »
1.83m
12:00 AM
2.11m
1:00 AM
2.37m
2:00 AM
2.52m
3:00 AM
2.53m
4:00 AM
2.42m
5:00 AM
2.26m
6:00 AM
2.07m
7:00 AM
1.86m
8:00 AM
1.71m
9:00 AM
1.65m
10:00 AM
1.69m
11:00 AM
1.78m
12:00 PM
1.91m
1:00 PM
2.06m
2:00 PM
2.16m
3:00 PM
2.14m
4:00 PM
2.01m
5:00 PM
1.83m
6:00 PM
1.63m
7:00 PM
1.42m
8:00 PM
1.26m
9:00 PM
1.21m
10:00 PM
1.31m
11:00 PM
Mon »
1.51m
12:00 AM
1.79m
1:00 AM
2.14m
2:00 AM
2.46m
3:00 AM
2.67m
4:00 AM
2.72m
5:00 AM
2.65m
6:00 AM
2.48m
7:00 AM
2.22m
8:00 AM
1.92m
9:00 AM
1.66m
10:00 AM
1.52m
11:00 AM
1.49m
12:00 PM
1.56m
1:00 PM
1.73m
2:00 PM
1.94m
3:00 PM
2.10m
4:00 PM
2.13m
5:00 PM
2.06m
6:00 PM
1.91m
7:00 PM
1.68m
8:00 PM
1.41m
9:00 PM
1.20m
10:00 PM
1.12m
11:00 PM
Tue »
1.20m
12:00 AM
1.43m
1:00 AM
1.79m
2:00 AM
2.23m
3:00 AM
2.64m
4:00 AM
2.90m
5:00 AM
2.98m
6:00 AM
2.91m
7:00 AM
2.67m
8:00 AM
2.28m
9:00 AM
1.86m
10:00 AM
1.51m
11:00 AM
1.31m
12:00 PM
1.25m
1:00 PM
1.36m
2:00 PM
1.62m
3:00 PM
1.92m
4:00 PM
2.14m
5:00 PM
2.22m
6:00 PM
2.18m
7:00 PM
2.00m
8:00 PM
1.69m
9:00 PM
1.33m
10:00 PM
1.07m
11:00 PM
Wed »
0.98m
12:00 AM
1.08m
1:00 AM
1.38m
2:00 AM
1.86m
3:00 AM
2.42m
4:00 AM
2.89m
5:00 AM
3.18m
6:00 AM
3.26m
7:00 AM
3.12m
8:00 AM
2.76m
9:00 AM
2.23m
10:00 AM
1.69m
11:00 AM
1.28m
12:00 PM
1.05m
1:00 PM
1.04m
2:00 PM
1.25m
3:00 PM
1.62m
4:00 PM
2.01m
5:00 PM
2.28m
6:00 PM
2.38m
7:00 PM
2.31m
8:00 PM
2.04m
9:00 PM
1.62m
10:00 PM
1.18m
11:00 PM
Thu »
0.89m
12:00 AM
0.81m
1:00 AM
0.98m
2:00 AM
1.40m
3:00 AM
2.02m
4:00 AM
2.68m
5:00 AM
3.19m
6:00 AM
3.48m
7:00 AM
3.51m
8:00 AM
3.25m
9:00 AM
2.72m
10:00 AM
2.05m
11:00 AM
1.44m
12:00 PM
1.00m
1:00 PM
0.81m
2:00 PM
0.90m
3:00 PM
1.26m
4:00 PM
1.75m
5:00 PM
2.20m
6:00 PM
2.48m
7:00 PM
2.56m
8:00 PM
2.41m
9:00 PM
2.01m
10:00 PM
1.47m
11:00 PM
Fri »
0.98m
12:00 AM

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