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Cairns Forecast

This morning 19°C
Today 26°C
possible_shower

Now

20.7°C steady
Updated at 05:00 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Monday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers near the coast, slight chance elsewhere. Winds E/SE 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures 20 to 26.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 20.7°C steady
Dew Point 16.7°C steady
Feels Like 20.7°C
Relative Humidity 78%
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SSE 24km/h rising
Wind Gusts 30km/h
Pressure 1018.6hPa rising
Fire Danger 3.0
Rain since 9am/last hr 1.4mm / -

Sun on Mon

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Sunrise sunrise
06:46 EST
Sunset sunset
17:53 EST

Nearby Now

Low Isles 22.3°C
Mareeba Ap 18.1°C

Fire Danger Rating

MODERATE

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6am

Mostly cloudy
19°C

9am

Mostly clear
23°C

12pm

Mostly clear
26°C

3pm

Mostly clear
25°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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National Forecast

Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Mon
Jun 25
Tue
Jun 26
Wed
Jun 27
Thu
Jun 28
Fri
Jun 29
Sat
Jun 30
Sun
Jul 1

Possible shower

Late shower

Showers

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C
Minimum 19°C 19°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 20°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 70% 60% 80% 80% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index High High High High High
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 22
km/h
30
km/h
21
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
18
km/h
27
km/h
19
km/h
26
km/h
20
km/h
28
km/h
22
km/h
29
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
SSE 21km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
SE 27km/h
SE
SSE 19km/h
SSE
SE 26km/h
SE
SE 20km/h
SE
SSE 28km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 29km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 71% 59% 75% 67% 80% 69% 84% 72% 80% 65% 80% 67% 80% 69%
Dew Point 17°C 17°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 21°C 19°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C 20°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Monday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:22 EST
sunrise
06:46 EST
sunset
17:53 EST
last light
18:17 EST
moon
rise
Mon 15:42 EST
set
Tue 04:47 EST
moon
Thu
Jun 28
moon
Fri
Jul 6
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Fri
Jul 13
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Fri
Jul 20

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sun
Jun 24
19.5°C 24°C 1.4mm
Sat
Jun 23
19.1°C 24.1°C 1.4mm
Fri
Jun 22
17.4°C 27.6°C 0.0mm
Thu
Jun 21
14.5°C 25.5°C 0.0mm
Wed
Jun 20
12.7°C 24.7°C 0.0mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jun
1588.0mm
97.9 Day(s)
Total For 2018
1933.0mm
93 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
1256.2mm
103 Day(s)
Wettest Day
217.6mm
Mar 26
Lowest Temperature
11.2°C
Jun 5
Highest Temperature
36.3°C
Jan 4

Cairns Ap Almanac

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June Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
11.2°C
5th
Lowest On Record
6.2°C
23rd 1946
Average This Month
16.3°C
-1.6°C
Long-term Average
17.9°C
June Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.8°C
15th
Highest On Record
30.8°C
17th 2002
Average This Month
26.7°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
26.0°C
June Rainfall
Wettest This Month
1.4mm
23rd
Total This Month
2.8mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
47.7mm
9.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
177.6mm
2015
Driest On Record
3.2mm
2002
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