Peninsula Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for Cairns
forecast windsWednesday: E/NE 10 kts
Thursday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Friday: S/SE 15/20 kts
Saturday: SE 15/25 kts
Wednesday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Thursday: Variable about 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly 10/15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef, increasing to 1/1.5 metres during the morning, then tending east to southeasterly around 1 metre around midday. Outlook Friday: Variable about 10 knots becoming south to southeasterly 15/20 knots early in the morning then tending east to southeasterly in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef during the afternoon. Swell: Southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Saturday: Southeasterly 15/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly 1/1.5 metres outside the reef, increasing to 1/2 metres during the evening.Issued Wed 15:50 EST
Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.5m, ESE
most recent warnings
View all current warnings
- Horn Island
- Lockhart River
Witnesses saw a man being swept away after his vehicle went into floodwaters near Lismore in far north New South Wales, police say, as a heavy downpour and strong winds hit the state's coast.
After receiving record-breaking rain in June and July, parts of western Queensland have received their best August rain in nearly 20 years.
August temperature and rainfall records have been broken across Queensland today, some of which have been in place for more than a century.