When was the last time a cyclone hit Cairns?
The storm passed between the two big cities of Cairns and Townsville which only suffered minor damage.
|Category 5 severe tropical cyclone (Aus scale)|
|Satellite image of Cyclone Yasi near peak intensity on 2 February 2011|
|Formed||26 January 2011|
|Dissipated||6 February 2011|
|(Remnant low after 3 February)|
Is there cyclone in Cairns?
There are currently no tropical cyclones affecting Qld.
How many cyclones does Queensland get a year?
The season, which runs from November through to April, usually results in around 11 cyclones impacting Australian waters, with about four crossing the coast.
What areas in Australia are prone to cyclones?
The most cyclone prone areas of Australia include the coastal regions of Queensland, Western Australia and the Northern Territory.
How many cyclones have hit Queensland?
Since 1858, there have been 207 tropical cyclones along the east coast of Queensland with the majority hitting North Queensland.