Harbour Beach (mackay) - Beach in Mackay Harbour Mackay QLD - SLS Beachsafe

Harbour Beach (mackay) QLD

Harbour Beach (Mackay) has been constructed by building two 800 m long breakwaters out from the beach, enclosing nearly 1 km2 of protected harbour. Tucked in at either end of the harbour are two pockets of sand; the northern (1116) is a 100 m long, steep beach wedged up... Read more

Harbour Beach (Mackay) has been constructed by building two 800 m long breakwaters out from the beach, enclosing nearly 1 km2 of protected harbour. Tucked in at either end of the harbour are two pockets of sand; the northern (1116) is a 100 m long, steep beach wedged up against the northern breakwater. This area is highly restricted area no access only authorised boats

General

This area is highly restricted area no access only authorised boats

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Unpatrolled Unpatrolled Change Day

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Information

About

Mackay Harbour, QLD 4740

Length:
0.1km

General Beach Hazard Rating:
1/10 (Least hazardous)

Beach Key:
 qld1116

Nearby beaches

Hazards

  • Irukandji
    Irukandji
  • Bluebottles
    Bluebottles
  • Chironex
    Chironex
  • Crocodiles
    Crocodiles
  • Shallow Water
    Shallow Water
  • Long beach
    Long beach

Information Symbols

  • Mobile Phone Coverage
  • Bus
  • Unspecified

Regulation Symbols

  • Camping Prohibited
  • Bicycles Allowed
  • No Littering
  • No Trailbikes
  • No Vehicles
  • PWC's Prohibited
  • No Parking
  • No Cats or Dogs
  • No Entry

Weather

Wednesday 24, May 7:55 pm

Day 26°    Night 19°
20.8°C
Clear

Water Temperature  24°C


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots offshore north of Mackay during the morning.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

Tide

9 am
5.45m
3 am
0.74m
9 pm
6.09m
3 pm
0.23m

UV

Index: 7 (High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 2:50 pm


Radar

128 km

radar helper

Weather

Thursday 25, May

Day 26°    Night 16°
Sunny

Swell


Wind


Wind: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore north of Hamilton Island.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

Tide

10 am
5.40m
4 am
0.58m
10 pm
6.28m
4 pm
0.16m

UV

Index: 7 (High)

Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 2:50 pm


Weather

Wed 24, May to Wed 31, May


Swell


Wind


Wind: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots.
Swell: East to northeasterly below 1 metre.
Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres offshore south of Mackay during the evening.
Weather: Mostly sunny. 20% chance of a shower.

Tide


UV

Wed 24th 7 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 2:50 pm
Thu 25th 7 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 2:50 pm
Fri 26th 7 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:20 am to 2:50 pm
Sat 27th 7 (High) Sun protection recommended from 9:30 am to 2:50 pm

SLSA provides this information as a guide only. Surf conditions are variable and therefore this information should not be relied upon as a substitute for observation of local conditions and an understanding of your abilities in the surf. SLSA reminds you to always swim between the red and yellow flags and never swim at unpatrolled beaches. SLSA takes all care and responsibility for any translation but it cannot guarantee that all translations will be accurate.

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