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Tides

Tides for Cairns

High Sat 10:22 (2.4m)
Low Sat 16:22 (1.5m)
High Sat 21:28 (1.9m)
Low Sun 04:08 (1.0m)

forecast winds

Saturday: E/NE increasing 10/15 kts
Sunday: E/NE increasing 10/15 kts
Monday: E 10/15 kts

forecast

East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots in the late afternoon then decreasing to about 10 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly below 1 metre. Outlook Sunday: East to northeasterly about 10 knots increasing to 10/15 knots early in the morning then tending east to southeasterly in the middle of the day. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef. Outlook Monday: Easterly 10/15 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Swell: Easterly around 1 metre outside the reef.

Issued Sat 04:45 EST

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

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Sun & Moon Times

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05:44 EST
sunset
18:19 EST
last light
18:41 EST
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07:18 EST
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20:32 EST
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