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Next 48 hours in Cairns

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Sunday, February 18

Mostly clear 28°C 33% 39% icon
SSE 6km/h 24°C 79%

Slight chance storm 31°C 43% 39% icon
ESE 13km/h 26°C 74%

Chance shower or storm 31°C 53% 34% icon
E 14km/h 26°C 76%

Mostly clear 29°C 25% 48% icon
ESE 10km/h 25°C 79%

Mostly clear 27°C 13% 35% icon
SE 5km/h 25°C 86%
Monday, February 19

Mostly clear 26°C 7% 48% icon
SSE 3km/h 24°C 90%

Mostly clear 25°C 7% 42% icon
SW 1km/h 23°C 91%

Mostly clear 24°C 5% 24% icon
SW 3km/h 23°C 91%

Mostly clear 29°C 5% 15% icon
SW 4km/h 24°C 73%

Mostly clear 31°C 21% 12% icon
ENE 12km/h 24°C 65%

Mostly clear 31°C 13% 12% icon
ENE 15km/h 25°C 68%

Mostly clear 29°C 6% 22% icon
ENE 10km/h 24°C 75%

Mostly clear 27°C 5% 24% icon
NE 4km/h 24°C 83%
Tuesday, February 20

Mostly clear 25°C 7% 47% icon
NNW 2km/h 23°C 87%

Mostly clear 24°C 21% 47% icon
WNW 3km/h 22°C 88%

Mostly clear 23°C 12% 34% icon
W 4km/h 21°C 89%
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Cyclone Kelvin expected to hit northern WA, posing threat to lives

06:27 EDT

Category one Cyclone Kelvin is likely to hit north Western Australia in the early hours of this morning, with the system bringing even more rain to the drenched region.

Cyclone threat downgraded for northern WA but record rain swamps Broome

18:12 EDT

A tropical low that is expected to build into a cyclone has dumped record-breaking rainfall on the town of Broome, swamping the town centre and prompting men to duck-dive in flooded roads to salvage cars.

Get the Bucket and Broome

12:50 EDT

Broome is fast approaching its annual rainfall record, after 1371mm has fallen in the gauge so far this year.