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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Sat 21:51 (2.0m)
Low Sun 04:22 (0.6m)
High Sun 11:24 (2.8m)
Low Sun 17:34 (1.4m)

forecast winds

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

forecast

Northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: Northerly 10/15 knots turning northeasterly in the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: Variable below 10 knots becoming east to southeasterly during the morning and increasing to 10/15 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 0.5 metres, increasing to around 1 metre during the afternoon or evening. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sat 15:54 EST

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

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05:37 EST
sunset
18:45 EST
last light
19:09 EST
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20:42 EST
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08:10 EST
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Weather News

WA's sizzling spell of heat stretching into the weekend

17:34 EDT

Despite already enduring a relentless barrage of heat, the hot maximum temperatures in Western Australia's southwest are not expected to fade for the next couple of days.

Drought not denting NSW farmland values as buyers scout property with promise of rain and water

16:51 EDT

Farmland values across drought-ravaged New South Wales are managing to remain strong as farmers search the state to buy property with guaranteed water supply and the promise of elusive rainfall.

How did the massive hailstones that fell over southern Queensland form?

16:38 EDT

Some of the largest hailstones ever seen in Australia are thought to have plummeted to Earth over southern Queensland on Friday afternoon.