Fairfax Media Network

Marine Weather

Step 1.  Select a state     Step 2. Select a district

North Tropical Waters Marine Weather Overview

Swell height  Swell height warning  Districts with warnings Wind Icon  3pm forecast wind

Tides

Tides for Cairns

Tides for Cardwell

forecast winds

Friday: SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

South to southeasterly. 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Friday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: 1/2 metres. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Thu 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 1.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

most recent warnings

There are no warnings current.

View all current warnings

Cardwell Forecast Graphs

7-day Wave Graph

Tides Graph

Sun & Moon Times

First light Sunrise Sunset Last light moon set moon rise Moon phase new moon first quarter full moon last quarter
first light
06:24 EST
sunrise
06:48 EST
sunset
17:51 EST
last light
18:15 EST
set
14:05 EST
rise
03:07 EST
moon
moon
Jul 4
moon
Jul 12
moon
Jul 20
moon
Jul 27
Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Help is arriving for Tasmanian dairy farmers as they deal with flood aftermath

16:18 EST

Three weeks after the worst flooding in living memory in Tasmania, help is arriving on farms facing a long recovery.

Rains and wetter weather pattern bring dam relief to farms in New South Wales

15:47 EST

Farmers are enjoying the rain break in the season across New South Wales which is kicking along their crops and growing valuable pasture, and filling farm water storages.

Coffs-Pittwater bluewater classic forced to move to Queensland for 2017

14:19 EST

Storm damage to the Coffs Harbour marina is behind an iconic offshore yacht race moving to the Gold Coast.