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Thursday

Onshore winds along the NSW coast, VIC and southeast SA are bringing a few isolated showers. A trough and low over TAS is bring some scattered rain. A trough over south west WA is bringing light rain. Mostly clear in the north under the influence of a high pressure system.

Issued Thursday 18:54 AEST

Thursday - Latest

Onshore winds along the NSW coast, VIC and southeast SA are bringing a few isolated showers. A trough and low over TAS is bring some scattered rain. A trough over south west WA is bringing light rain. Mostly clear in the north under the influence of a high pressure system.


Friday 22:00 EST

An onshore flow and approaching trough should bring some showers to southern SA, VIC, and TAS. Isolated showers in onshore winds in far north QLD too. A trough and a front approaching the west may bring a light sprinkle to the far southwest of WA.


Saturday 22:00 EST

A front will bring showers to southwest WA. A trough and onshore winds should bring showers and cooler winds to southeastern SA, TAS, VIC and southeast NSW. Onshore winds will drive showers in Far North QLD. Dry elsewhere under a high.


Sunday 22:00 EST

A cold front should generate showers over much of WA's south, west, and interior. Continued onshore winds will drive showers along the NSW coast and in Far North QLD. A high will keep the rest of the country dry and settled.


Monday 22:00 EST

A cold front should move through SA generating showers for most southern areas, VIC, and TAS as well as a lingering shower in southern WA. Onshore winds may continue to generate a light shower in far north QLD.


Tuesday 22:00 EST

A cold front should cross the eastern coast and spread showers to NSW and southeastern QLD. Onshore winds may continue to cause showers in SA, VIC, and TAS. Another front and trough should bring showers to southwestern WA.


Wednesday 22:00 EST

Onshore winds should bring some showers to western SA, VIC, TAS, and eastern NSW. Isolated showers in onshore winds in far north QLD. A high will keep settled elsewhere.

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The Cairns Post Synoptic charts below provide isobar, rainfall probability and wind stream direction probability for the Cairns area and across Australia. The maps show the chronological weather pattern change at 10pm each day for the next 7 days.