Cairns Sea Conditions and Tide Table

Cairns Sea Conditions table showing wave height, swell direction and period.

High and low tide times are also provided on the table along with the moon phase and forecast weather. Sunrise today is at 06:37 AM and sunset is at 05:50 PM.

Days 1–3 Weather Summary

Moderate rain (total 12mm), heaviest on Mon morning. Warm air temperatures (max 24°C on Mon morning, min 21°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 4–6 Weather Summary

Light rain (total 3mm), mostly falling on Thu morning. Warm air temperatures (max 26°C on Fri morning, min 21°C on Thu night). Wind will be generally light.

Days 7–9 Weather Summary

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Sun afternoon. Warm (max 25°C on Mon morning, min 20°C on Sun afternoon). Wind will be generally light.

Days 10–12 Weather Summary

Light rain (total 9mm), mostly falling on Fri afternoon. Warm (max 24°C on Sat morning, min 19°C on Wed night). Wind will be generally light.

Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wednesday
29
Thursday
30
Friday
31
Saturday
1
Sunday
2
Monday
3
Tuesday
4
Wednesday
5
Thursday
6
Friday
7
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
AM
PM
night
Wave Height Map
High Tide
10:45AM1.76m
00:30AM2.63m
11:59AM1.67m
1:41AM2.60m
1:35PM1.67m
3:07AM2.62m
4:01PM1.85m
4:14AM2.66m
5:04PM2.13m
5:06AM2.68m
5:54PM2.40m
5:51AM2.67m
6:39PM2.65m
6:33AM2.61m
7:24PM2.84m
7:13AM2.52m
8:07PM2.96m
7:52AM2.39m
8:51PM3.00m
8:30AM2.24m
9:36PM2.98m
9:09AM2.07m
10:22PM2.90m
Low Tide
5:03PM0.89m
8:27AM1.52m
6:06PM1.02m
9:47AM1.36m
7:22PM1.14m
10:28AM1.18m
9:06PM1.20m
11:05AM1.00m
10:42PM1.15m
11:41AM0.83m
11:45PM1.08m
12:17PM0.67m
00:38AM1.04m
12:53PM0.54m
1:28AM1.04m
1:30PM0.46m
2:16AM1.08m
2:07PM0.42m
3:05AM1.15m
2:44PM0.45m
3:55AM1.25m
3:21PM0.53m
4:49AM1.35m
Wave
height (m) 
direction
period (s) 
1.5
ENE
8
1.5
ENE
8
1.4
ENE
8
1.4
ENE
8
1.5
ENE
8
1.4
ENE
8
1.4
ENE
8
1.4
ENE
8
1.4
ENE
9
1.5
ENE
9
1.4
ENE
9
1.2
ENE
8
1.2
ENE
8
1.2
ENE
8
0.9
ENE
8
0.9
ENE
8
1.2
ENE
9
1
ENE
9
1.1
ENE
9
1.1
ENE
8
0.9
ENE
8
0.9
ENE
8
0.9
ENE
8
0.9
ENE
8
0.9
ENE
8
1.1
ENE
8
1.4
ENE
8
1.6
ENE
8
1.7
ENE
8
1.7
ENE
9
1.7
ENE
9
1.6
ENE
9
1.5
ENE
9
1.7
ENE
9
1.5
ENE
9
1.7
ENE
9
light rain
rain showers
part cloud
light rain
part cloud
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
part cloud
clear
clear
part cloud
part cloud
part cloud
cloud
cloud
light rain
light rain
part cloud
clear
part cloud
part cloud
thunderstorm
light rain
part cloud
part cloud
part cloud
part cloud
part cloud
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
rain shwrs
some clouds
light rain
some clouds
rain shwrs
rain shwrs
rain shwrs
rain shwrs
rain shwrs
rain shwrs
some clouds
clear
clear
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
cloudy
cloudy
light rain
light rain
some clouds
clear
some clouds
some clouds
risk tstorm
light rain
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
some clouds
rain shwrs
rain shwrs
rain shwrs
rain shwrs
 km/h
20
SE
20
SE
15
SE
20
SE
20
SE
15
SE
20
ESE
20
SE
15
SE
20
SE
15
SE
10
SSE
15
SE
15
ESE
10
S
15
SE
20
SE
10
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SSE
15
SE
10
S
15
SE
20
SSE
20
SSE
25
SSE
25
SE
20
SSE
25
SE
25
SE
20
SSE
25
SE
20
SE
20
ESE
 mm 
2.0
1.0
2.0
2.0
2.0
1.0
2.0
2.0
1.0
1.0
3
1.0
2.0
1.0
1.0
3
4
max°C
24
23
22
23
23
22
24
24
22
25
24
22
26
26
22
26
24
21
22
22
21
25
24
22
25
24
22
23
22
20
23
22
22
23
22
22
Moonrise
9:10
10:12
11:13
12:12
1:09
2:06
3:04
4:03
5:04
6:08
7:11
Moonset
9:53
10:46
11:35
12:18
1:00
1:39
2:18
2:59
3:43
4:31
5:25
6:22
Sunrise
6:37
6:37
6:37
6:37
6:37
6:39
6:39
6:39
6:39
6:39
6:39
6:41
Sunset
5:50
5:50
5:50
5:50
5:50
5:50
5:50
5:50
5:50
5:50
5:50
5:50
Today's sea temperature in Cairns is 25.0 °C (Statistics for 27 May 1981-2005 – mean: 25.3 max: 26.7 min: 23.8°C)
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