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Next 48 hours in Cairns

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Thursday, May 26
6pm

Mostly clear 26°C 5% 11% icon
ESE 6km/h 22°C 78%
9pm

Clear 24°C 5% 10% icon
SE 5km/h 21°C 83%
Friday, May 27
12am

Mostly clear 23°C 5% 14% icon
SSE 4km/h 21°C 88%
3am

Mostly clear 22°C 5% 18% icon
S 4km/h 20°C 88%
6am

Mostly clear 21°C 5% 11% icon
SSW 6km/h 19°C 88%
9am

Clear 26°C 5% 4% icon
SSW 5km/h 21°C 75%
12pm

Clear 30°C 13% 5% icon
E 6km/h 22°C 64%
3pm

Mostly clear 29°C 27% 13% icon
ENE 8km/h 23°C 66%
6pm

Mostly clear 26°C 10% 24% icon
NE 3km/h 22°C 77%
9pm

Mostly clear 25°C 5% 17% icon
NW 4km/h 22°C 83%
Saturday, May 28
12am

Mostly clear 23°C 5% 20% icon
W 4km/h 21°C 88%
3am

Clear 23°C 5% 10% icon
WSW 5km/h 21°C 88%
6am

Clear 22°C 5% 7% icon
WSW 6km/h 20°C 87%
9am

Mostly clear 26°C 5% 12% icon
SSE 5km/h 21°C 75%
12pm

Clear 30°C 5% 6% icon
ESE 8km/h 22°C 62%
3pm

Mostly clear 29°C 10% 11% icon
ESE 11km/h 22°C 65%
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A Vivid weekend

14:20 EST

For those among us wanting to balance out our participation in Earth Hour, the Vivid Light, Music and Ideas Festival opens in Sydney this on Friday.

Cooler Pacific temperatures signal end of devastating El Nino

13:37 EST

Australia's Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has released modelling showing the latest El Nino cycle is over, but could now lead to a wet winter after a devastating 14 months of drought and famine across the Pacific.

Broken Hill Flying Doctors helping isolated Australians for 80 years

10:46 EST

As drought bites hard on large parts of remote Australia, taking its toll on the health and finances of isolated communities, the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) is more important than ever.