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.
Currently at Sydney - Observatory Hill14.4°Today's forecast13°-17°
Sydney forecast: Sunday
Cloudy. Very high chance of rain. Rain expected to be light and patchy in the morning, becoming more widespread and persistent in the late afternoon and evening. Winds S 25 to 40 km/h.
Forecast for Sydney (33.8671°S, 151.2071°E, 74m AMSL)