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16.84°S 145.71°E 8m AMSL

Cairns Forecast

Today 33°C
Tonight 24°C
Possible shower

Now

32.0°C falling
Updated at 15:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower, mostly near the coast. Winds E 20 to 30 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.

Currently at Cairns Ap

Temperature 32.0°C falling
Dew Point 19.9°C rising
Feels Like 34.1°C
Relative Humidity 49%
Wind icon
ENE 27km/h rising
Wind Gusts 35km/h
Pressure 1006.7hPa falling
Fire Danger 12.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thursday

Sunrise sunrise
05:43 EST
Sunset sunset
18:51 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 30.9°C
Mareeba Ap 30.1°C
South Johnstone 30.2°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

mostly clear

6pm

Mostly clear
30°C
mostly clear

9pm

Mostly clear
27°C
mostly clear

12am

Mostly clear
26°C
mostly clear

3am

Mostly clear
25°C
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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Dec 25
Fri
Dec 26
Sat
Dec 27
Sun
Dec 28
Mon
Dec 29
Tue
Dec 30
Wed
Dec 31
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
possible shower
Possible shower
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
mostly sunny
Mostly sunny
possible shower
Possible shower
possible thunderstorm
Possible thunderstorm
Maximum 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 33°C 34°C
Minimum 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Chance of Rain 20% 60% 60% 70% 50% 30% 50%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme 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 12
km/h
21
km/h
11
km/h
21
km/h
14
km/h
22
km/h
12
km/h
19
km/h
8
km/h
20
km/h
7
km/h
19
km/h
10
km/h
21
km/h
Wind Direction SE 12km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
SE 11km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
ESE 14km/h
ESE
E 22km/h
E
SE 12km/h
SE
E 19km/h
E
ESE 8km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
ESE 7km/h
ESE
E 19km/h
E
SE 10km/h
SE
E 21km/h
E
Relative Humidity 63% 49% 63% 53% 67% 55% 65% 55% 68% 55% 67% 52% 62% 51%
Dew Point 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next Occurrence
First Light Sunrise Sunset Last Light Moon Phase moon set moon rise first quarter full moon last quarter new moon
first light
05:19 EST
sunrise
05:43 EST
sunset
18:51 EST
last light
19:15 EST
moon
set
Thu 21:37 EST
rise
Fri 09:41 EST
moon
Mon
Dec 29
moon
Mon
Jan 5
moon
Tue
Jan 13
moon
Wed
Jan 21

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Thu
Dec 25
25.0°C 33°C 0.2mm
Wed
Dec 24
23.9°C 33.0°C 0.2mm
Tue
Dec 23
23.9°C 33.8°C 0.8mm
Mon
Dec 22
23.3°C 32.5°C 3.8mm
Sun
Dec 21
24.9°C 33.5°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

average rainfall to Dec
2010.1mm
154.7 day(s)
total for 2014
1820.4mm
161 day(s)
total to this day 2013
1268.4mm
168 day(s)
wettest day
115.2mm
Mar 21
lowest temperature
9.9°C
Jul 19
highest temperature
34.8°C
Dec 13

Cairns Ap Almanac

December minimum temperature
lowest this month
21.0°C
5th
lowest on record
17.1°C
13th 1972
average this month
24.1°C
+0.7°C
long-term average
23.4°C
December maximum temperature
highest this month
34.8°C
13th
highest on record
40.5°C
20th 1995
average this month
32.6°C
+1.2°C
long-term average
31.4°C
December rainfall
wettest this month
76.8mm
7th
total this month
85.8mm
10 day(s)
long-term average
177.1mm
13.8 day(s)
wettest on record
919.4mm
1973
driest on record
9.0mm
1951

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