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Cairns Forecast

Today 28°C
Tonight 20°C
mostly_sunny

Now

27.1°C rising
Updated at 14:40 EST

Nth Cst & Tableland for Tuesday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 23 to 29.

Currently at Cairns Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 27.1°C rising
Dew Point 19.7°C falling
Feels Like 28.5°C
Relative Humidity 64%
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SE 25km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1013.5hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.2
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Tue

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Sunrise sunrise
06:44 EST
Sunset sunset
18:03 EST

Nearby Now

Mareeba Ap 26.0°C
Low Isles 25.3°C

Next 12 hours in Cairns

48-hour forecast

6pm

Mostly clear
24°C

9pm

Mostly clear
23°C

12am

Slight chance shower
22°C

3am

Mostly clear
21°C

Nth Cst & Tableland Weather Warnings

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Qld - Tue 10:00 EST
Strong Wind Warning for the South East Gulf of Carpentaria, Peninsula Coast, Cooktown Coast and Cairns Coast for Wednesday

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Cairns 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Tue
Jul 26
Wed
Jul 27
Thu
Jul 28
Fri
Jul 29
Sat
Jul 30
Sun
Jul 31
Mon
Aug 1

Mostly sunny

Mostly sunny

Late shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 28°C 27°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C
Minimum 20°C 20°C 20°C 19°C 21°C 20°C 21°C
Chance of Rain 60% 10% 60% 60% 50% 50% 30%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very 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 19
km/h
22
km/h
22
km/h
27
km/h
30
km/h
32
km/h
26
km/h
27
km/h
23
km/h
25
km/h
20
km/h
22
km/h
17
km/h
18
km/h
Wind Direction SE 19km/h
SE
SE 22km/h
SE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 30km/h
SSE
SSE 32km/h
SSE
SSE 26km/h
SSE
SSE 27km/h
SSE
SSE 23km/h
SSE
SSE 25km/h
SSE
SSE 20km/h
SSE
SSE 22km/h
SSE
SE 17km/h
SE
SSE 18km/h
SSE
Relative Humidity 79% 65% 79% 62% 67% 60% 74% 65% 75% 65% 76% 63% 79% 65%
Dew Point 20°C 21°C 19°C 19°C 16°C 17°C 18°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 19°C 20°C 21°C 21°C

Cairns Sun & Moon Times

Tuesday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon rise moon set Last quarter New moon First quarter Full moon
first light
06:21 EST
sunrise
06:44 EST
sunset
18:03 EST
last light
18:26 EST
moon
rise
Wed 00:01 EST
set
Wed 12:05 EST
moon
Wed
Jul 27
moon
Wed
Aug 3
moon
Thu
Aug 11
moon
Thu
Aug 18

Cairns Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Tue
Jul 26
21.0°C - 0.0mm
Mon
Jul 25
17.5°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jul 24
18.1°C 28.4°C 0.0mm
Sat
Jul 23
17.5°C 28.2°C 0.2mm
Fri
Jul 22
21.6°C 27.8°C 2.8mm

Cairns Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jul
1631.9mm
106.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1159.2mm
109 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
1348.2mm
101 Day(s)
Wettest Day
118.0mm
Jan 28
Lowest Temperature
14.5°C
Jun 6
Highest Temperature
37.9°C
Feb 17

Cairns Ap Almanac

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July Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
14.9°C
8th
Lowest On Record
7.3°C
19th 1965
Average This Month
19.1°C
+2.0°C
Long-term Average
17.1°C
July Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
28.9°C
11th
Highest On Record
30.1°C
18th 1964
Average This Month
27.1°C
+1.4°C
Long-term Average
25.7°C
July Rainfall
Wettest This Month
30.6mm
20th
Total This Month
83.4mm
12 Day(s)
Long-term Average
29.2mm
8.9 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
145.0mm
1969
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1958
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