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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Mon 15:02 (1.0m)
High Mon 21:00 (2.4m)
Low Tue 03:18 (0.8m)
High Tue 09:33 (2.4m)

forecast winds

Monday: E/NE 10 kts
Tuesday: E/SE 10/15 kts
Wednesday: N/NE increasing 10/15 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots reaching 10/15 knots north of Cairns before dawn then becoming east to northeasterly about 10 knots later in the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Wednesday: North to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots during the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sat 15:50 EST

Seas: Up to 1.0m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, E

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05:48 EST
sunset
18:16 EST
last light
18:38 EST
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18:37 EST
set
06:40 EST
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