Peninsula Waters Marine Weather Overview
Tides for CairnsHigh Sun 16:18 EST (2.5m)
Low Sun 23:27 EST (1.2m)
High Mon 04:48 EST (1.9m)
Low Mon 10:25 EST (1.0m)
forecast windsSunday: SE 20/30 kts
Monday: SE 20/25 kts
Tuesday: SE 20/25 kts
Sunday: Southeasterly 20/30 knots. Seas: 1.5/2 metres, increasing to 2/3 metres outside the reef. Swell: Easterly 1/2 metres outside the reef, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening, then increasing to 1/2 metres later in the evening. Monday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1.5/2.5 metres. Swell: Easterly 1/2 metres outside the reef, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres by early evening. Outlook Tuesday: Southeasterly 20/25 knots. Seas: 1/1.5 metres, increasing to 1.5/2.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly 1/2 metres outside the reef, decreasing to 1/1.5 metres during the evening.Issued Sun 10:10 EST
Seas: Up to 3.0m
Swell: Up to 2.0m, E
most recent warnings
Strong Wind Warning for the Peninsula Coast, Cooktown Coast and Mackay Coast. Cancellation for the Cairns Coast and Townsville Coast
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