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Next 48 hours in Cairns

  Weather Temp Chance of rain Cloud cover Wind Dew point Humidity
Thursday, August 25
9pm

Mostly cloudy 23°C 21% 55% icon
SSE 12km/h 20°C 82%
Friday, August 26
12am

Mostly cloudy 22°C 11% 70% icon
S 11km/h 20°C 84%
3am

Mostly cloudy 21°C 6% 56% icon
S 8km/h 19°C 88%
6am

Mostly clear 20°C 22% 40% icon
S 9km/h 19°C 91%
9am

Slight chance shower 24°C 35% 43% icon
S 13km/h 20°C 76%
12pm

Slight chance shower 27°C 45% 50% icon
SSE 17km/h 20°C 66%
3pm

Mostly clear 26°C 29% 46% icon
SE 22km/h 20°C 65%
6pm

Mostly cloudy 23°C 23% 50% icon
SSE 17km/h 19°C 75%
9pm

Intermittent rain 22°C 53% 47% icon
SSE 16km/h 17°C 73%
Saturday, August 27
12am

Mostly clear 21°C 5% 45% icon
S 17km/h 15°C 70%
3am

Mostly clear 20°C 7% 32% icon
SSE 18km/h 15°C 72%
6am

Mostly clear 18°C 5% 23% icon
S 20km/h 13°C 71%
9am

Mostly clear 22°C 5% 20% icon
SSE 23km/h 14°C 62%
12pm

Mostly clear 25°C 5% 31% icon
SSE 26km/h 15°C 51%
3pm

Mostly clear 25°C 5% 28% icon
SSE 28km/h 15°C 52%
6pm

Mostly clear 21°C 5% 17% icon
SSE 21km/h 14°C 63%
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Snow season high becoming a low point

16:18 EST

The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

16:13 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.