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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Fri
Apr 28
Sat
Apr 29
Sun
Apr 30
Mon
May 1
Tue
May 2
Wed
May 3
Thu
May 4

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
Minimum 21°C 18°C 18°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 5% 30% 70% 60% 30% 60% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
25
km/h
13
km/h
22
km/h
10
km/h
22
km/h
11
km/h
20
km/h
8
km/h
18
km/h
7
km/h
17
km/h
13
km/h
24
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 10km/h
SSE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 11km/h
SSE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 8km/h
SSE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
SE 7km/h
SE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 13km/h
SSE
SE 24km/h
SE
Relative Humidity 47% 54% 55% 48% 71% 65% 75% 64% 71% 64% 74% 66% 74% 66%
Dew Point 13°C 17°C 14°C 16°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 21°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 21°C
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Weather News

Late-season cyclone potential

16:30 EST

A tropical cyclone may form in Australian waters during the next 24 hours, although the system will have little impact on our mainland.

Wintry chill grips six states and territories

14:58 EST

Parts of eastern and southeast Australia experienced their coldest temperatures in at least six months this morning.

Hobart heritage buildings not built to withstand Tasmania's toughest wind speeds

11:20 EST

Tasmania's heritage buildings are taking a battering from gusty winds they were not designed to withstand.