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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Sun 17:47 (2.1m)
Low Sun 23:46 (1.0m)
High Mon 06:46 (3.0m)
Low Mon 12:59 (1.2m)

forecast winds

Sunday: E/NE 10/15 kts
Monday: E 10/15 kts
Tuesday: E/SE 15/20 kts
Wednesday: SE 15/20 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Monday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Tuesday: East to southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Around 1 metre. Swell: East to southeasterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Wednesday: Southeasterly 15/20 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to 1/1.5 metres outside the reef. Swell: East to southeasterly below 1 metre.

Issued Sun 15:50 EST

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

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Cairns Forecast Graphs

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Sun & Moon Times

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first light
05:57 EST
sunrise
06:18 EST
sunset
18:38 EST
last light
18:59 EST
rise
01:15 EST
set
14:50 EST
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