( Log Out /  In 2016 there was an inflow during May and above average rainfall in Cairns throughout the wet season months. Change ). That's according to Bureau of Meteorology's tropical climatologist Greg Browning. ( Log Out /  ... Cairns Broadcasters Pty Ltd ACN 122 696 879 Level 1, 21 Grafton Street, Cairns QLD, 4870

> Recent rain leads to a lifting of water restrictions, Published: 26 May 2020. "Typically a La Niña is associated with heavy rainfall and more tropical activity over Northern Australia," Mr Browning said.

This Privacy Statement applies to all users who access this website in accordance with the Terms and Conditions of Use. Oct 16, 2020. Tinaroo didn’t really get the May or further dry season flows in 2016. Queensland rainfall widespread with more wet and colder weather to come. Winter in Cairns brings slightly cooler temperatures and lower humidity, making it the peak tourist season. At least it doesn’t show up in dam volumes. Odd-numbered houses permitted to use sprinklers on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday between the hours of 5am - 9am and 5pm - 9pm. Tinaroo didn’t really get the May or further dry season flows in 2016. More rainfall, cyclones and floods could be on the cards for the end of the year. Cairns rainfall history (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL) RAINFALL Wettest This Month: 1.8mm 14/10/2020: Total This Month: 5.6mm 8.0 days: Long Term Average: 47.4mm 8.4 days: Wettest October on record: 394.4mm 2011: Driest on record: 0.0mm 1962 The weather bureau is predicting a La Niña weather event which means more rainfall and the chance of more cyclones. Dad Jokes of the Week - 16 October 2020. We are committed to protecting personal privacy. Late in the season and while Cyclone Harold has been wreaking havoc out in the Pacific it’s been a rather subdued wet season in FNQ. A man has been charged following investigations into the alleged assault of a man in his 70’s on Shields Street on October 15. Victorians will be spared police drones buzzing over their backyards on AFL grand final day. > News & publications Subscribe to receive the latest and greatest Classic Hits 4CA news, https://www.willyweather.com.au/qld/far-north/cairns.html. Senior ministers have chastised Christine Holgate after the Australia Post chief spent $12,000 on Cartier watches for senior staff. Get lost in a sea of yellow this weekend! Copperlode is currently at the lowest level for April since 2016. Warming up in southwest WA Wednesday, August 26, 2020 Fire danger on the rise over the Top End Wednesday, August 26, 2020 High and dry for much of Australia this week Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Queensland health officials are expected to perform more COVID-19 tests on the infected crew of a cargo ship near Brisbane amid fears they could carry ... Russia has granted US whistleblower Edward Snowden permanent residency rights, his lawyer says, a step towards Russian citizenship if he wants it. By continuing to use our web site you accept the Terms and Conditions of Use. More than 150mm of rain since 18 May has brought the dam water level to over 93.3 per cent capacity. Hand-held hoses with a trigger nozzle, watering cans and buckets can be used at any time.
( Log Out /  Cairns Regional Council has today lifted its Level 2 water restrictions, following recent rainfall in the Lake Morris catchment.

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Typically it will mostly be full by the end of wet season. Water usage has also dropped to just under 50 megalitres a day, below the average annual use of 60-70 megalitres a day, and well below the peak of almost 90 megalitres per day recorded in November 2019. You are here: Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. "So we have been tracking it for the last few months and its just been steadily developing and we're very close to a proper La Niña.". We aim to make our web content as accessible as possible and strive to conform to WCAG 2.1 AA standards. Senior ministers slam Australia Post boss. "Normally we don't see a cyclone in November, usually the first cyclone probably during December but we're more likely to see a November or early December cyclone than what we would in a non-La Niña year. Cairns Regional Council has today lifted its Level 2 water restrictions, following recent rainfall in the Lake Morris catchment. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account.
Home > Published: 26 May 2020. Even-numbered houses permitted to use sprinklers on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday between the hours of 5am - 9am and 5pm - 9pm. “Given the recent rainfall, current water consumption and the Bureau of Meteorology prediction of a wetter than average dry season, it’s appropriate to lift restrictions at this time” Cr Manning said. Cairns maximum temp history (16.9254°S, 145.7752°E, 3m AMSL) Hottest ever this month: 36.0° 24/10/2002: Hottest this year: 40.0° 15/02/2020: Hottest this month While the wet season isn’t yet over it is getting late so perhaps we should  look at the storages. (Note: information was correct at date of publication but may have since been changed or superseded.).

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> Media releases There was a period of very low levels for a year or two which I looked at back in 2018: Dam Divergence. Mr Browning said cyclone activity is expected to be heightened this year with one potentially forming as early as November. Trinity Beach – bushfire as at 8:45am Friday October 23Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are currently on scene at a bus ... More COVID tests for infected ship off Qld. A coronavirus outbreak in Melbourne's north has forced some 500 people into quarantine, shut down two schools and left five suburbs on high alert. At least it doesn’t show up in dam volumes. In 2016 there was an inflow during May and above average rainfall in Cairns throughout the wet season months. Oct 16, 2020. ", Published by the licencee of Classic Hits 4CACairns Broadcasters Pty LtdACN 122 696 879Level 1, 21 Grafton Street, Cairns QLD, 4870Phone: 07 4042 8000 | Studio: 1300 872 911, Part of the 100%Australian family-owned Grant Broadcasters radio network. “I would like to thank everyone for their efforts in conserving water and urge residents to continue to be mindful of their usage.”. About Council Permanent water conservation measures remain in place year-round, using an “odds and evens” system as follows: The information on this website is for information purposes only. Annual rainfall at Cairns Aero has dipped below average. Average temperatures range from 17.5 - 26°C (63.5 - 78.8°F) and there is low rainfall. ... More rainfall, cyclones and floods could be on the cards for the end of the year. Murray Jones.