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Tides

Tides for Cairns

Low Sun 16:34 (1.3m)
High Sun 22:02 (2.2m)
Low Mon 04:11 (0.8m)
High Mon 10:56 (2.8m)

forecast winds

Sunday: E/SE 10 kts
Monday: E/SE 10 kts
Tuesday: E/NE 10 kts

forecast

East to southeasterly below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Monday: East to southeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre. Outlook Tuesday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sun 04:45 EST

Seas: Up to 0.5m
Swell: Up to 1.0m, SE

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Sun & Moon Times

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first light
05:39 EST
sunrise
06:02 EST
sunset
18:57 EST
last light
19:20 EST
set
20:04 EST
rise
07:46 EST
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Weather News

Rainfall totals creep up as monsoon conditions burst across the north

15:38 EDT

From flooding rain across rivers in the Northern Territory and Queensland, to hail and dust storms across NSW and widespread rainfall across Victoria, this week has been busy across the east and north.

String of heat caps off January for Canberra

12:30 EDT

While northern and eastern NSW are in for storms and rain, Australia's capital is experiencing a sweltering Australia day, with the hot temperatures set to stretch to the end of the month.

A Stormy Australia Day Ahead for the East and North

15:24 EDT

Australia Day will be a stormy one for much of northern and eastern Australia as a deep trough brings sparky skies.