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Next 48 hours in Cairns

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Wednesday, February 22

Slight chance storm 27°C 41% 52% icon
SSE 10km/h 24°C 80%
Thursday, February 23

Mostly cloudy 27°C 13% 57% icon
SSE 10km/h 24°C 81%

Mostly clear 26°C 28% 41% icon
SSE 12km/h 23°C 85%

Chance shower 25°C 54% 42% icon
S 10km/h 23°C 87%

Chance shower or storm 29°C 61% 44% icon
SSE 14km/h 25°C 75%

Chance shower or storm 32°C 80% 38% icon
SE 24km/h 26°C 69%

Chance shower or storm 32°C 76% 37% icon
SSE 26km/h 26°C 71%

Chance shower or storm 30°C 64% 41% icon
SE 23km/h 25°C 76%

Chance shower or storm 28°C 78% 51% icon
SSE 15km/h 25°C 83%
Friday, February 24

Chance shower or storm 27°C 90% 71% icon
SSE 13km/h 24°C 84%

Chance shower or storm 26°C 75% 71% icon
SSE 15km/h 24°C 86%

Chance shower or storm 25°C 66% 79% icon
SSE 12km/h 23°C 88%

Chance shower or storm 29°C 77% 73% icon
SSE 14km/h 25°C 78%

Chance shower or storm 31°C 64% 72% icon
SE 22km/h 25°C 70%

Chance shower or storm 30°C 77% 77% icon
SE 22km/h 25°C 73%

Chance shower or storm 29°C 75% 77% icon
SSE 19km/h 24°C 77%
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Weather News

Power plant outages contributed to overloading scare during NSW heatwave, report finds

18:22 EDT

Australia's energy operator has found power plant failures contributed to the unprecedented pressure on the New South Wales electricity grid during this month's heatwave.

Sydney flying fox backyard rescues at record high due to food shortage, heat

15:24 EDT

Flying fox rescuers in Sydney are experiencing "the worst season ever" as a record number of bats get caught and injured in nets used to protect backyard fruit trees.

Weekend rainfall on the cards for hot and dry inland NSW

11:55 EDT

With a few days to go until the official end to the summer season, it looks like parts of New South Wales could still see the odd drop of rain.