WEATHER, TIDE & MOON INFORMATION

FISHING CAIRNS

Tidal Data

The tidal range is 1.9m at Cairns, 1.87m at Cooktown and 3m at Cape Grenville, just south of Cape York.The range of tide along the northern coast of Australia is much greater than along the southern coast. From Torres Strait round to the western end of the coast of Arnhem Land the spring range is about 3m, falling a little to 2.55m at Port Essington. Be careful entering shallow bodies of water, it  could be sometime before you can get out.