Last Updated: November 01, 2014

Weather: Cairns 21°C - 32°C . Mostly sunny.

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Cairns Radar Map

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Radar Details

Cairns Weather Watch Radar

16.8170°S 145.6830°E 652m AMSL

Location: Saddle Mountain
Radar Type: WF 100 C Band
Typical Availability: 24 hours

Cairns radar is situated approximately 9km NNW of Cairns airport at Saddle Mountain on the Kuranda range at a height of 652m above MSL. The radar has good visibility in all directions, though does have some limitations to the SSE looking over Mt Bellenden Ker (1593m) and Mt Bartle Frere (1622m) at approximately 40 and 60km respectively.

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